Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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One of the best decisions I've ever made. Improved my writing incredibly.
Fiction Writing
Linda Burgess
waitress/bartender
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This is a great course, keeps your mind engaged and your fingers typing.
Fiction Writing
Cindy May
pilot
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The best part was how the instructor brought it to life. He provided a safe environment to stretch and try things. His encouragement, constructive criticism and suggestions provided the basis for a complete and fun learning experience.
Children’s Book Writing
Denise Flannery
strategic Consultant
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This course has been fantastic for re-starting my poetic endeavors.
Poetry Writing
Justin Chapman
HS English teacher
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A wonderful forum to share and workshop humor writing.
Humor Writing
Stefanie Forman
public relations/public affairs
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The way the website works is brilliant and the technical people are the best I have ever worked with. It is something worth looking at for someone like me in a foreign country or someone who doesn't have the time to commit to going to class at a specific time and day.
Creative Writing 101
Jeralynn Benoit
English trainer
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An excellent intro to writing and performing comedy, and the opportunity to perform your work in front of peers and people at a similar level is well worth the price.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Kantad Svendsgaard
IT technician
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A terrific primer on how to outline and write a script for an existing TV show.
TV Writing
Amy Martin
freelance writer
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I love it! I didn't think that an online class could be comparable to a real class; I never would have imagined it to be superior! Your online classes are the paradigm for all future online schools to emulate. Thanks to your class, I have already written the first 10 pages of my screenplay, and it's only the third week! You've made a lifelong Gotham student out of me.
Screenwriting
Monroe Mann
president
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You meet so many amazing people from different backgrounds and writing styles, so in addition to learning from the teacher, you learn from your peers.
Creative Writing 101
Meghan Imiola
student
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Fiction II is for anyone who wants to delve into the elements of fiction more deeply, and for those who are seeking a community of writers with which to share their work.
Fiction Writing
Dara Kell
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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What you're paying for is so much more than the course. You are getting inside knowledge from seasoned writers, and unbiased, constructive feedback from your teachers and peers (something friends and family might not have the heart to provide).
Screenwriting
Max Voice
writer/musician/cartoonist
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A course where someone can gain confidence and build courage.
Creative Writing 101
Lorlie Watler
teacher
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Well worthwhile. I would strongly recommend for those in the early stages of writing.
Fiction Writing
Ann Wheaton
journalist
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A perfect teacher. He was witty, and genuine, and smart, and brought odd things to his lectures to delight and challenge, to expand our sense of the possible in fiction.
Fiction Writing
Rhonda Shary
adjunct professor of English
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Incredibly worth it.
Fiction Writing
Lisette Johnson
senior editor, nyt almanac
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It introduced me to a wonderful group of friends and writers and became THE thing I looked forward to each week.
Memoir Writing
Rachel Curley
HR manager
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Fun!
Humor Writing
Maria Campbell
care manager for the elderly
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It was an extremely rewarding experience—well organized, managed, and executed. I would like to take some other courses organized along the same lines. There were no negatives worth mentioning. I will recommend it highly to others. A superb class!
Poetry Writing
R. Stephen Rasin
corporate president and venture capitalist
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