Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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This class pushes you to just sit down and write, which is what you need during the first-draft stage.
Novel Writing
Mary Madigan
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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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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This course helped me have a major writing breakthrough. Very exciting!
Novel Writing
Maggie Tsavaris
law professor
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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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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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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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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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The instructor was able to provide constructive and well-meant criticism no matter what the author's style and approach.
Novel Writing
Noah Walley
venture capitalist
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The instructor is one of those teachers that immediately makes you feel you are in the right place. Not only does she have strong command of the material, she delivers it with enthusiasm and the desire to make sure the students really understand.
Novel Writing
Joshua Kornreich
investment analyst
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Each time I take a writing course with Gotham, I gain new insights
Novel Writing
Karen Osborne
consultant & trainer
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I've been studying the elements of the craft for years, yet the instructor was immensely helpful as I work toward completing my novel.
Novel Writing
Sara Humphries
writer
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I learned several specifics about writing a novel, such as story drivers and presenting character attitude when writing description. I also feel far more confident on how to approach the writing of a novel—what essential elements I need to map out before getting to work on writing it.
Novel Writing
James Hornbeck
retired
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