Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I would recommend Gotham to anyone that is interested in testing the proverbial waters of writing.
Fiction Writing
Chad Brinkman
adjunct faculty, NYU
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I felt I stepped into a magical world inhabited by inspiring characters, ideas, writers and a very well-versed and supportive instructor.
Children’s Book Writing
Ioana Cristina Serban
ESL teacher
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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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Serious, interactive introduction to the craft of mystery writing.
Mystery Writing
Charles Scoggin
physician-scientist/CEO
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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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It’s an amazing course that teaches you how to write a spec script, and then what to do with it!
TV Writing
Candice Edwards-Marchrones
actor
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It was a one-stop shop for learning screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Brian Alexander
producer
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I think taking an online class is brilliant because you can access the class 24/7. I love the break down of the lecture, the notebook, the class discussion, and the booth. Most of all, this class got me writing for 10 weeks straight! With interactivity, you feel you want to write. You have a purpose and a goal so you prioritize it. And you feel like you're getting somewhere. I've taken Gotham's classes before and I will take them again—they're awesome.
Screenwriting
Marilyn Miller
screenwriter
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The instructor gave a complete and thorough class that hit upon the entire process of memoir writing. With almost every point she had an example that clearly illustrated the topic. The writing exercises were perfect and helped communicate the points even more.
Memoir Writing
Britta Larsen
advertising
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I wish I had taken this years ago. I learned more in this class than I did in all of the writing classes I took in college.
Fiction Writing
Catherine Custard
riding instructor
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Exactly what I needed to get my script on track. I can't imagine having done it without the support from this class.
Screenwriting
Allie Scully
writer
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A great way to get yourself going with a screenwriting idea.
Screenwriting
Mike Brewster
marketing and communications
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All writers struggle in isolation so it's been buoying to connect with other writers in a non-competitive arena.
Mystery Writing
Nina Graci
journalist
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The day was a wonderful introduction to writing a memoir with topics covered thoroughly and interspersed with excellent exercises.
Memoir Writing
Pamela Markham
visual artist
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Our instructor was accomplished and masterful in the subject.
Poetry Writing
Sylvia Roeloffs
master gardener/retired office mgr.
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The teacher is not a pushover, but she definitely is an encourager. She offers sage advice, honest criticism, and a wealth of knowledge from her personal experiences as a published author.
Children’s Book Writing
Robin Nielsen
wife/mother/grandmother/business owner
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The online format is very accommodating for those of us who struggle to 'find the time'. You will find yourself getting addicted to the course, anticipating the next assignment and critique every week.
Fiction Writing
Lisa Jones
director of controlling
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I took Fiction I, then Fiction II twice. The Fiction Master Class brought what I learned during those courses together and gave the whys and hows of writing in detail.
Fiction Writing
Eugene Galassini
accountant
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This class was amazing. I learned so much and to my suprise, started writing songs after the first class.
Songwriting
Sari Kessler
jazz singer
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This course lives up to its description. It covers a wide range of writing topics and practices and really opens your eyes to the options of creative writing.
Creative Writing 101
Marjorie Lim
customer service
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