Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I learned more than I anticipated and found a great group of people I hope to keep in touch with for a long time.
Fiction Writing
Nikki Bohorquez
UX freelancer
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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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A respite from "9 to 5." A stimulating, creative, engaging, non-pressured environment that allows for creative growth and fun!
Creative Writing 101
Sarah Lewen
marketing manager
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Truly inspirational!
Creative Writing 101
Alexis Foxx
lab tech
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It's a great way to improve your pieces, experiment with style, and determine what readers enjoy.
Fiction Writing
Isobel Scott
editorial assistant
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Incredibly worth it.
Fiction Writing
Lisette Johnson
senior editor, nyt almanac
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A fantastic way to dip your toes into the world of writing. This was really the best money I've spent in a long time and I plan to take another course next session.
Fiction Writing
Joy Victory
health editor
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In a very short period, I developed a much better understanding of character development.
Character Development
Anurag Srivastava
software developer
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It was surprisingly effective in getting me to actually set up and launch a blog, after years of just talking and thinking about it.
Blog Basics
Susan G Smith
real estate
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I have always enjoyed writing, but I never had any focus. Now I feel like I am starting to find some direction.
Fiction Writing
Arnold Rothenberg
police officer
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The course perfectly laid the groundwork for beginning your screenwriting process.
Screenwriting
John DEsposito
foreign rights coordinator
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An excellent way to dive head-first into the art of TV screenwriting! The excellent critiques and step-by-step lectures took the fear out of an overwhelming process and inspired me to focus instead on writing a great story.
TV Writing
Kate Rader
graphic designer/copywriter
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The teaching is some of the very best I have ever experienced. Far superior to much of what was given to me in graduate school or seminary. The teacher is gifted, gracious, patient, perceptive, and makes the craft accessible and doable.
Fiction Writing
Thomas Farrington
writer
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I loved it, because it got me going on my blog.
Blog Basics
Wyonna Rutledge
videographer
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A wonderful course that expertly showcases the many paths one’s writing can lead them.
Creative Writing 101
Alexander Perez
playwright
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I have never in my life enjoyed a course more.
Creative Writing 101
Barbara Weisman
food enthusiast
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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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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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A great self-journey that just happens to be taken with strangers who become friends and confidants.
Humor Writing
Jeffrey Strockbine
architect
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