Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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You will leave a much more confident writer than when you began.
Fiction Writing
Edward McNamara
chef
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It was an absolute thrill and quite inspirational.
Fiction Writing
Elise Brancheau
opera singer
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I didn't realize that an online course could be so effective. I developed genuine connections with my classmates and my teacher and learned a tremendous amount.
Fiction Writing
Joseph Moldover
clinical psychologist
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That I was able to choose from the faculty someone relevant to my work—and who proved himself to be exceedingly capable as an instructor—was a ringing endorsement for Gotham Writers.
Fiction Writing
Michael Connors
Nonprofit CEO
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Gotham gives students both craft and confidence.
Fiction Writing
Will Pharis
theater teacher/director
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Taking an online class was absolutely perfect for me. Fitting a student's life into family routine isn't always easy, but through the wonders of the Internet, I could log on whenever I had time. Contrary to my first belief, an online course can be a highly personal experience.
Fiction Writing
Grete Kempton
student
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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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An invaluable experience.
Fiction Writing
David Hines
municipal worker
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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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Try to imagine the Lord of the Rings trilogy without Gandalf. That's what my life was like before I met my instructor. I would say three words to anyone considering a Gotham course: Do it now!
Fiction Writing
Rois Beal
housewife
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A great way to insert some discipline into my writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly McCaleb
diplomat
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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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If you're looking for a place to connect with other writers, give Gotham a try.
Fiction Writing
Lisa Brandy
active duty military
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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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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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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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A community of intelligent, supportive writers with the best interest of the story at heart.
Fiction Writing
Erin Kidd
indie publisher
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An excellent way to fall in love with writing again.
Fiction Writing
Chloe Sehr
freelance writer
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I felt like I was back in the third grade with my favorite teacher, who never judged...only nurtured, supported, and gave me the wings to fly.
Fiction Writing
Allyson Slater
journalist
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The instructor is a master of her craft. Her understanding and insightfulness, combined with her vast knowledge, made this the most enjoyable writing class I have ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Thomas Rogers
sales trainer
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