Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This is an incredibly motivating class that focuses both on the tactics of getting a novel onto paper and the process of keeping those ideas flowing.
Novel Writing
John Adams
communications manager
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Gotham Writers Workshop has rocked my world and transformed my life. I no longer blush when I tell people I am a writer.
Novel Writing
Michelle Wells
mom
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On a scale of 1 to 5, I would rate this class a 10. The course, the fellow students, the insights, the structure, the ease of use of your Web site, and most particularly your instructor made the class one of the most wonderful, valuable, and interesting learning experiences of my life.
Novel Writing
Gene DePoris
publishing
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The teacher's instincts for why something does or does not work are sly and subtle and always right.
Novel Writing
Maceo Marquez
project manager
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After ten years of struggling, I finally feel that finishing this novel is within my grasp!
Novel Writing
Adele Gardner
librarian
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This class will help you to get your story ideas organized and written in a format that is just as compelling for readers as it is in your mind.
Novel Writing
James Wassom
plant geneticist
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This is an incredibly motivating class that focuses both on the tactics of getting a novel onto paper and the process of keeping those ideas flowing.
Novel Writing
John Adams
communications manager
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An excellent way to get your novel kickstarted, to have support and guidance as you discover your writing, and to find a writing community.
Novel Writing
Lee McAfee-Scogin
occupational therapist
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If you want inspiration for writing your novel, go for it.
Novel Writing
Agne Narusyte
art critic
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I have always found Gotham students to be exceptional. Consequently the feedback you get in the workshop setting is invaluable.
Novel Writing
Pat Smith
retired college professor
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This course helped me have a major writing breakthrough. Very exciting!
Novel Writing
Maggie Tsavaris
law professor
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A wise choice for someone who has a novel started in their desk drawer.
Novel Writing
Aimee DiPasqua
psychiarist
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Everything in this class was organized and structured to perfection.
Novel Writing
Lilia Todd
writer
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The class kept me motivated and accountable to my writing, which was exactly what I was looking for.
Novel Writing
Jake Rosati
social media producer
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Excellent overview of the necessary components and the thought process required to produce a novel.
Novel Writing
Philip Ritson
status engineer
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If anyone wants support while writing his/her first draft, this is a great course for that.
Novel Writing
Helen Kim
writer
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This was one of the most enjoyable and expertly directed classes I have ever taken. I look forward to being in one of this instructor's classes again.
Novel Writing
Sebastian Mondrone
teacher
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I learned more in this course than I could possibly write here. The instructor was amazing online. The best I've ever had and I have taken 7 online courses at various places. My understanding of the issues related to writing a novel is light years ahead of where it was prior to the class.
Novel Writing
Barbara Seith
managing director
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This Novel Writing course gave me many excellent ideas for revising my manuscript. I feel eager to dig in and make the recommended changes.
Novel Writing
Joanna Friedman
psychologist
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A great way to see your work through your readers' eyes.
Novel Writing
Crystal Walker
writer
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