Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Take this class to learn the basics of writing. There are so many aspects to writing, some that I had never thought of. Extremely helpful!
Fiction Writing
Randi Millman-Brown
visual resources curator
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Probably the smartest thing I have done with my spare time in many years.
Fiction Writing
Phil Fryberger
financial consultant
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The instructor was very personable and gave intellectually stimulating lectures. He is one of the most exceptionally talented instructors I have ever encountered and that includes my college experience.
Fiction Writing
Gaye McKenney
retailer
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A great course in writing, far better that any creative writing course that I have taken at a University.
Fiction Writing
Laurence Tapper
clinical laboratory scientist
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A fantastic learning experience. I've never had so many sharp minds helping me discover my writing style, improve my craft, while having a fun time every Tuesday evening.
Fiction Writing
George Thacker
chief marketing officer
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You are introduced to the basic tenents of fiction writing, but are allowed to attack them one at a time so that you aren't overwhelmed and can just let your ideas flow.
Fiction Writing
Jennifer Feuerbach
freelance writer
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This course simply took me further along on the endless journey of writing. It's the little things along the way—the images, the control, the fine-tuning: the artistry of the word—that demand mastery. That's what I am learning.
Fiction Writing
Glenys Loewen-Thomas
writing & literature instructor
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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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A really fun, collaborative experience that encouraged stretching my boundaries as a writer and a reader.
Fiction Writing
Jonathan Powell
physician
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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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This course made me a better writer, without a doubt.
Fiction Writing
Ari Loeb
circus performer
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This is, by far, the most exciting course I have ever taken!
Fiction Writing
Lucie Tanguay
marketing consultant
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This class made me dream, eat, and sleep with a creative eye toward the English language. And I loved being with the characters I created in my stories.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca McGown
educator/volunteer
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The feedback from our instructor as well as classmates was specific, insightful, encouraging, and essential in taking a project that had existed only in my head before the class and getting it onto paper with some degree of hope and confidence that it's actually worth pursuing.
Fiction Writing
Sara Shukla
writer
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Motivating, encouraging, and inspiring.
Fiction Writing
Yulia Vasiltsova
photographer
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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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The course was like a mouthwatering piece of chocolate cake, each bite better than the last and when it's all gone, you cant help but miss it.
Fiction Writing
Noverlee Howell
college counselor
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You can feel the instructors presence and passion for writing.
Fiction Writing
Karlo Ohanian
caretaker
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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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If you want to write and receive interesting new approaches to writing, go! I learned more in the first two weeks than I did in all of college, and that cost $8,000 a semester!
Fiction Writing
Gwendolyn Armitage
student
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