Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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If you want to learn how to write better, if you want to gain insight into the poetry scene and where your writing might fit in, this course is a fantastic place to start.
Poetry Writing
Tom Davidson
venue manager
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A must if you are seriously considering blogging.
Blog Basics
Kathleen Miscioscio
marketing consultant
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I came into this course feeling so stuck with my novel, and I'm leaving it feeling more inspired than ever.
Fiction Writing
Hannah Siddiqui
blogger/writer
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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 loved so much about this course, mostly because I have been an avid gamer all my life, and didn't know much about the writing process behind it.
Video Game Writing
Erin Cochran
self-employed
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The comments and compliments my instructor gave not only boosted my confidence as a writer, but as trivial as it may seem, also simply made me smile. I just loved this class.
Creative Writing 101
Kimberly Maloney
college student
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An inspirational experience, mind-expanding and unique.
Fiction Writing
Lori Cohen
attorney
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I was wary of signing up blindly to something on the Internet, but this is a real class that was far better than most I took in college and grad school. It was the creative writing class I always wanted to take but was too scared to show up for in person!
Fiction Writing
Lisa Bloom
broadcast journalist
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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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This course is invaluable. It really makes you sit down every day and write something, even if it's a phrase.
Fiction Writing
Paul Perroni
comedian
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A great overview of nonfiction writing genres and a chance to try your hand at all of them and see what you might like to delve deeper into.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Celeste Gventer
consultant
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I learned to deep-read a short story and how to restructure my own writing according to rules of theme, plot, character, setting, etc. It helped me tremendously.
Fiction Writing
Joachim Frank
professor
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This course focuses on being professional while still letting personality show in business writing.
Business Writing
Theresa Peek
director, training & development
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This course re-introduced me to my writing self, so it was invaluable!
Food Writing
Melissa Alling
english professor
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GWW is the best online writing class I've found.
Fiction Writing
Richard Brooks
television producer
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As a reader, you're familiar with the many forms of nonfiction, from reviews to essays. This course takes you "inside" them to learn and practice the characteristics of each.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Lynn Fantom
ad agency CEO
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This program will give you increased confidence in your business writing ability. You will learn how to craft your messages to cause your intended impact, and discover your own personal, yet professional, style.
Business Writing
Ellyn Stein
executive development trainer
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I loved the online experience. The convenience of being able to study in my own home, and connect with people thousands of miles away. I think it's better than an actual classroom. It allows a more flexible schedule—if you get interrupted, you can just stop and catch up later.…
Fiction Writing
Brenda Sorrels
student
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A robust introduction to science fiction writing and the fundamentals of a solid story (regardless of the genre).
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Jisha Jacob
product manager
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