Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I didn't know I would get so much out of a course, much less an online one. This was not only my first writing class, but my first online class in general, and I'd recommend this to any of my friends and acquaintances who show an interest.
Fiction Writing
Heather Gadol
actress
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I honestly loved the critiques of my instructor. She used praise but at the same time gave feedback, in a good way, on what to work on.
True Story: Teen Creative Nonfiction
Christine Alcordo
student
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This is an excellent course to learn screenwriting basics and to discover if screenwriting is an activity you want to pursue.
Screenwriting
Jerry Klein
accountant
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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 made me believe that I had a story to tell and that I could craft one that would resonate.
Memoir Writing
William Dameron
director of it
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If you want to write speculative fiction, take this class!
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Sean Viall
IT professional
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I have recommended Gotham to all my friends (and one cousin) who are interested in writing.
Memoir Writing
Brenda Coven
librarian
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This is an intensive, extremely smart four-week master plan for creating the perfect nonfiction proposal.
Nonfiction Book Proposal
Tim Hall
writer
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The teacher is full of integrity, compassion, and brings a wealth of experience from her own work and life.
Fiction Writing
Shauna Bloom
actor
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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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It opens your eyes to how to write great characters. And, oddly, it opens your eyes to the people around you.
Character
Polly Evelegh
advertising strategist
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I was able to look at humor writing from several different angles that I had not thought of previously.
Humor Writing
Alexandra Hartley-Leonard
actor
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If you're the least bit interested in writing articles, take this course.
Article Writing
Del-Mia Strickland
manicurist
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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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A great way to gain insider secrets about the publishing world while at the same time gaining the opportunity to taIlor your own writing to appeal to agents and publishers.
How To Get Published
Sara Tiffany
animal behavioralist
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A great introductory business writing class presented with a reasonable cadence for busy business professionals who want to up their game.
Business Writing
Marilyn Raffensperger
senior manager, field marketing
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The experience was so positive and therapeutic and really stressed that we are all writers in our own way.
Creative Writing 101
Ariel Alperstein
researcher (chemistry)
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If anyone has any reservations about taking an online writing class, they can be assured that this will be a wonderful experience, full of lessons, critique and feedback from a knowledgeable instructor, as well as from the other students.
Memoir Writing
Jill Strada
radio station program director
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The teacher creates community in her classroom; I look forward to each class as a gathering of friends working together to improve each other's work. It is really a magical experience.
Memoir Writing
David Denaci
marketing executive
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I came out of the class with a short story that, after a few revisions, I will feel confident in submitting to a publication.
Fiction Writing
Mitch Herzog
attorney
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