Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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This course helped me sculpt and polish my work so that others might enjoy it, in print. Wish me luck!
Children’s Book Writing
Kathy Nieber-Lathrop
retired school counselor
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A great place to get clarity on your memoir writing. I feel a lot more clear and confident about my memoir.
Memoir Writing
Ruwan Meepagala
life coach
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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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A fine overview of what speculative fiction is all about.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Wana Perry
retired executive
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I have tried before to get a handle on the children's book writing process. I have taken a course elsewhere, read books, visited websites, and have been frustrated. I started in this course a little unsure, but finished with renewed confidence and an almost complete children's chapter book.
Children’s Book Writing
Julie Gay
college professor
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This is the fullest, most challenging introductory course I've ever taken. The instructor seems to know everything there is to know about poets, and he shares this information with the class in the most creative ways.
Poetry Writing
Barbara Janes
public relations
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The course material was outstanding and progressed in a helpful sequence from week to week.
Creative Writing 101
Kathy Ayers
accountant
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It made me go outside of my comfort zone with my writing and was so helpful.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Hannah Smilie
student
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Our teacher's refreshing approach was optimistic, full of wisdom yet without the pressure I'd expect from a gifted writer.
Creative Writing 101
Jayen Julian
medical research technician
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A place to go to learn from other kindred spirits.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Karen Waltensperger
international health advisor
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Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.
Fiction Writing
Dianna Garrigan
writer
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This course will give you concrete steps, information, and support you can use to begin to shape your idea for a novel into an actual novel.
Novel Writing
Barbara Neligan
program manager
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Interesting, eclectic, and thoughtful participants. And a top-notch teacher to boot.
Memoir Writing
Robyn Heisey
executive assistant
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I found a creative part of myself that I had forgotten about.
Creative Writing 101
Marianne Murray
transformative learning consultant
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A fantastic, thorough, realistic intro to writing screenplays.
Screenwriting
Jefferey Spivey
freelance writer
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It's a true inside peek at the ins and outs of publishing while providing the tools to set anyone on the path to attempt a shot at having their work come to life in the public's eyes.
How To Get Published
Patty Hoeler
marketing surveillance manager
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The instructor was a professional poet and a skilled teacher whose enthusiasm and experience made us each believe that we, too, have that of the poet in us.
Poetry Writing
Laura Jackson
organic farm educator
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A great way to learn the basics of playwriting or the kick in the pants you need for your next show.
Playwriting
Caitlin Gallo
writer
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A great introduction to playwriting.
Playwriting
John Minnick
HS English teacher
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