Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The course is all about getting the first draft down on paper with the help of an instructor and fellow classmates. No pressure to read your work out loud but the course will help you keep a word count at your own pace.
Novel Writing
Paula Lanier
medical copy editor
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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 you want inspiration for writing your novel, go for it.
Novel Writing
Agne Narusyte
art critic
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This class was Mother's Milk for infant novels.
Novel Writing
Orlando Rebolledo
maritime officer of navigation
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Enlightening...a truly life-enriching experience. I can't praise the teacher enough. He opened my eyes to aspects of novel writing that would never have occurred to me if I hadn't enrolled in the course. I consider it a privilege to have been a member of his class.
Novel Writing
Julian Desser
journalist & copywriter
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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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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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The teacher was one of the great teachers of my life (including my Yale professors!).
Novel Writing
Dolly Reynolds
lawyer
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Great class for anyone serious about completing a novel.
Novel Writing
Katherine Lim
lawyer
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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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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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Novel writing is a lonely process, so it was gratifying to talk with others also going through the same experience.
Novel Writing
Mary Thornton
marketing consultant
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This class is ideal for writers who have a solid story idea and need structure and external support to develop discipline and further their writing.
Novel Writing
Manda Newlin
learning coach
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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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A wise choice for someone who has a novel started in their desk drawer.
Novel Writing
Aimee DiPasqua
psychiarist
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An excellent way to stay on track, inspired, and supported.
Novel Writing
Kylie Zoller
behavior analyst
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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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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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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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