Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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If you want to be a writer, this is where you need to go.
Fiction Writing
Mary Wilkins
project manager
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This is a wonderfully structured class where those who enjoy writing fiction can learn more about their craft, and benefit from an open class discussion forum.
Fiction Writing
Charles Stansell
registered nurse
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This is a great course, keeps your mind engaged and your fingers typing.
Fiction Writing
Cindy Salyers
pilot
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This was the best writing course I have taken to date and helped me immensely in motivating me to start writing again.
Fiction Writing
Sally Montas
payroll manager and blogger
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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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In this course, you get an MFA quality instructor and a very talented peer cohort.
Fiction Writing
Gregory Rizzoo
psychotherapist
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It's fun, freeing, informative, creative, a place to honor the endeavor of your writing, as well as the writing of others.
Fiction Writing
Stephanie Urdang
writer/healer
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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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This was a wonderful experience and I have already signed up for my second class.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Perkins
wealth management
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Well worthwhile. I would strongly recommend for those in the early stages of writing.
Fiction Writing
Ann Wheaton
journalist
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I was able to connect with other writers like myself from across the country and as far away as Cyprus and Saudi Arabia.
Fiction Writing
Elizabeth Toole
attorney
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When I signed up I was full of nerves and wondered if I'd have the courage to follow through. By the end of the course I felt inspired and excited and couldn't wait to write more.
Fiction Writing
Marisa Gorst
ballet dancer
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I'm a writer in another sphere, and I was amazed that when we were going over things I knew from work, I was still excited and learning new angles.
Fiction Writing
Colin Healey
filmmaker/grant writer
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My instructor guided me in the direction I needed to go without trying to change my voice. I felt respected and cultivated.
Fiction Writing
Ruth Young
realtor
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I was thrilled to "meet" my fellow classmates through the bio/introduction the very first week because it made me feel as if I was in an actual classroom.
Fiction Writing
Robin Nielsen
small business owner
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Heady, exciting, and extremely beneficial. Our classes always had a perfect balance of critique, praise, and instruction.
Fiction Writing
Chad Brinkman
guest teaching artist, NYU
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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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I would recommend Gotham to anyone that is interested in testing the proverbial waters of writing.
Fiction Writing
Chad Brinkman
adjunct faculty, NYU
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The teacher is amazing. My work with her has led to several publishing credits and a much greater understanding and mastery of the craft.
Fiction Writing
Randall Brown
English teacher
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My friends know I lived for my course. I was always excited to be going to class, and always had a lot to think about afterwards.
Fiction Writing
Frances Samuels
freelance writer
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