Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The most practical and useful writing class I've ever taken, and that from someone who never liked school.
Fiction Writing
Andrew Glasser
tax accountant
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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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An inspirational experience, mind-expanding and unique.
Fiction Writing
Lori Cohen
attorney
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I came out of the class with a short story that, after a few revisions, I will feel confident in submitting to a publication.
Fiction Writing
Mitch Herzog
attorney
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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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Our instructor was one of the most patient, thorough, and articulate teachers I've ever had.
Fiction Writing
Robert McGuill
writer
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The combination of writing exercises and group feedback gave me the direction I never experienced in any other writing class. This class and instructor inspired me to finally do what I’d dreamed about doing for years.
Fiction Writing
Gabriella Contestabile
training director
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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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An inspirational, once in a life time opportunity to overcome any fear and anxiety of your personal writing skills.
Fiction Writing
Timothy Kirkpatrick
HR director
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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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The processes taught in the course serve as an invaluable framework for thinking about the story to be told.
Fiction Writing
Nicholas Hayes
business executive
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This course has changed my perspective on fiction.
Fiction Writing
Lauren Korrol
physician
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A perfect intro to the world of writing and critical workshopping.
Fiction Writing
Joel Sandler
biotech consultant
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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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You can feel the instructors presence and passion for writing.
Fiction Writing
Karlo Ohanian
caretaker
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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 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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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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I walked away a much better writer and reader, ready to jump into my first novel!
Fiction Writing
Stefany Samp
audit manager
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Incredibly worth it.
Fiction Writing
Lisette Johnson
senior editor, nyt almanac
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