Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Motivating, encouraging, and inspiring.
Fiction Writing
Yulia Vasiltsova
photographer
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I wanted to understand more about the basics of writing fiction and this course not only taught me those things but also required me to do those things.
Fiction Writing
Susan Snedaker
IT director
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This course has completely revitalized me as a writer, giving me tremendous new perspectives. I feel that I'm now equipped to do great things.
Fiction Writing
Roger Bonner
writer / English teacher
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The most fun three hours of my week, every week. In just a couple of months, I learned an incredible amount about the craft of fiction, and laughed heartily while doing it.
Fiction Writing
Dodd Ellsworth
software developer
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The recognition from your peers creates a brotherhood of words that makes you feel like you actually belong in this realm.
Fiction Writing
Anthony La Pira
office manager
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A writing course with Gotham is the best gift I could have bought for myself.
Fiction Writing
Mandakini Arora
historian
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Gotham gives students both craft and confidence.
Fiction Writing
Will Pharis
theater teacher/director
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I learned to deep-read a short story and how to restructure my own writing according to rules of theme, plot, character, setting, etc. It helped me tremendously.
Fiction Writing
Joachim Frank
professor
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The best writing class I've ever taken. Sign up now, like right now, before it fills up and you get wait listed.
Fiction Writing
Edward McNamara
chef
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This is an extremely important foundational course to put you on the right track.
Fiction Writing
Mirette Bahgat
humanitarian worker
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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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Quite simply, this has been a life-changing, life-enriching experience. No kidding. This is the best gift I've given myself in years.
Fiction Writing
Brenda Nesbitt
creative director
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One of the best decisions I've ever made. Improved my writing incredibly.
Fiction Writing
Linda Burgess
waitress/bartender
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I gained a very good grasp of the basics of writing fiction as well as a new perspective. Even before the course was half over, I found myself thinking about writing in a different way.
Fiction Writing
Anthony James
cell manufacturing leader
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Supportive and incredibly instructive, with enough backup material for a year of study.
Fiction Writing
Gary Boyd
nuclear engineer
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The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly Griego
marketing professional
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An inspirational experience, mind-expanding and unique.
Fiction Writing
Lori Cohen
attorney
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The teacher offered great critical feedback on my short story. He understood what I was trying to achieve and challenged me to develop it in ways that made it a much stronger piece.
Fiction Writing
Gregory Rizzoo
psychotherapist
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I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.
Fiction Writing
John Daley
cable television advertising
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I believe everyone has a writer inside of them, and this class is a great place to learn how to let him/her out.
Fiction Writing
David Black
advertising creative
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