Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I was wary of signing up blindly to something on the Internet, but this is a real class that was far better than most I took in college and grad school. It was the creative writing class I always wanted to take but was too scared to show up for in person!
Fiction Writing
Lisa Bloom
broadcast journalist
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[The instructor] was informative and educational, yet fostered an atmosphere in the class that lead to creativity, open dialogue, and laughter.
Fiction Writing
Louis Bruno
Attorney
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The teaching is some of the very best I have ever experienced. Far superior to much of what was given to me in graduate school or seminary. The teacher is gifted, gracious, patient, perceptive, and makes the craft accessible and doable.
Fiction Writing
Thomas Farrington
writer
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A great opportunity to explore your own voice and learn from a diverse group of people.
Fiction Writing
Laura Reid
interior designer
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I wish I had taken this years ago. I learned more in this class than I did in all of the writing classes I took in college.
Fiction Writing
Catherine Custard
riding instructor
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The Gotham Fiction II class provides a precise distillation of the mechanics of craft, drilling down into concepts taught in Fiction I.
Fiction Writing
Gina Kim
writer
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A triple threat of relevant content, challenging and rewarding assignments and invaluable feedback.
Fiction Writing
Cathy Greenland
development director
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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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The teacher has inspired to me to such an extent that I feel like I can actually complete my novel now.
Fiction Writing
Linda Johnson
high school English teacher
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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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Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.
Fiction Writing
Dianna Garrigan
writer
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I have already related to others my great experience in this course. It has been a real highlight of my year.
Fiction Writing
Kirk Mitchell
high school counselor
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This course lifted me up, introduced me to some incredibly talented people, and gave me a forum to do what I love. It was an inspiration.
Fiction Writing
Joanna Pellecchia
financial industry
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A great way to insert some discipline into my writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly McCaleb
diplomat
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All of the tools you need to make a story shine are taught in this course.
Fiction Writing
Rochelle Campbell
administrative scheduler
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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 instructor was a smart, thoughtful, caring editor; deeply knowledgeable about world literature; a champion for his students; and a beautiful writer himself.
Fiction Writing
David Allyn
CEO, nonprofit
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The instructor revealed her wisdom and compassion every week, taking the time to give specific feedback on student work.
Fiction Writing
Craig Mysliwczyk
teacher
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If you want to feel encouraged to write, put yourself out there and sign up for a Gotham class.
Fiction Writing
Colleen Dougherty Bronstein
artist/metalsmith
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This was a great leap into fiction for me.
Fiction Writing
David Riley
SVP business development
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