Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Great for anyone who wants to get their speculative fiction story idea off the ground.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Chris Roberts
art director
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The teacher's candor in sharing his own experience of becoming a writer set the tone for the class, encouraging us to stretch ourselves, silence our inner critics, and most importantly, write every day.
Creative Writing 101
Carol Kinney
sales
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I took this course unsure about the whole writing process, and this course served to awaken my excitement for reading and writing fiction. I have signed up for Fiction I, and I can't wait!
Creative Writing 101
Hope Teyler
veterinarian
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I would certainly repeat this exact course from the same instructor because his level of instruction was that good.
Mystery Writing
Kelly Horn
freelance researcher
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I came away from this class with a clear sense of my own process, strengths, and best practices as a collaborating songwriter.
Songwriting
Cristina Nocerino
data manager, publishing
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You will walk away with helpful information and a better knowledge of the English language than you previously had.
Grammar!
Sheila Fiffie
liaison officer
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Sparks the imagination!
Video Game Writing
Tony Peterson
picture framer
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It's very useful for writers who know when sentences 'sound right' but want a better understanding of why they are, in fact, grammatically correct.
Grammar!
Michelle Robinson
attorney
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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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A very engaging experience where you learn nuances about writing that you didn't know existed. The science behind the art is something as an outsider we don't see.
Memoir Writing
Michael Keogh
currency trader
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The class is a gateway to a new or renewed commitment to your writing and to yourself.
Creative Writing 101
Pamela Ouellette
speech language pathologist
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This is a great course, keeps your mind engaged and your fingers typing.
Fiction Writing
Cindy Salyers
pilot
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This was a great way for me to get my toes wet in the writing process.
Creative Writing 101
Stacy Phillips
preschool resource teacher
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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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It's a great course for teaching you how to write/structure your jokes and help you find your comedic voice.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Robert Lockwood
salesman/standup comedian
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The instructor created an atmosphere of trust and helped students grow as writers and thinkers.
Memoir Writing
Mary Ellen Murray
tutor
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This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.
Article Writing
Bonnie Walker
attorney
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This class shows you how to dive deep into the minds of your characters.
Character
Kimberly Hernandez
database and office manager
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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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I am walking away from this course with much more than I would have imagined and a hunger to continue travel writing.
Travel Writing
M'Daya Meliani
television editor
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