Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course simply took me further along on the endless journey of writing. It's the little things along the way—the images, the control, the fine-tuning: the artistry of the word—that demand mastery. That's what I am learning.
Fiction Writing
Glenys Loewen-Thomas
writing & literature instructor
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A course designed to teach you the basics of writing for television, from conception to format. It challenges you to think critically, write in different manners each week, and create a script.
TV Writing
Katie Reinhard
NBC Universal Page
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The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.
Poetry Writing
Renee DeHoll
artist
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I love it! I didn't think that an online class could be comparable to a real class; I never would have imagined it to be superior! Your online classes are the paradigm for all future online schools to emulate. Thanks to your class, I have already written the first 10 pages of my screenplay, and it's only the third week! You've made a lifelong Gotham student out of me.
Screenwriting
Monroe Mann
president
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The instructor's clarity of criticism had to open the minds of everyone in the course.
Fiction Writing
Phillip Dibble
physician
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I had finished my MFA in fiction writing and I wanted a way to continue writing in a serious atmosphere, both honest and generous. The Gotham class was fabulous. I was able to develop a character for a novel I had been working on, which is now due for publication in August.
Fiction Writing
Roxann King-Feuerman
writer
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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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I didn't realize that an online course could be so effective. I developed genuine connections with my classmates and my teacher and learned a tremendous amount.
Fiction Writing
Joseph Moldover
clinical psychologist
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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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A really interesting way to get at your own personal history.
Memoir Writing
Joanna Patton
ad agency owner, retired
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An in-depth overview of the different types of dramatic writing and the differences between genres. A great starting point for someone who doesnt know where to begin.
Writing Scripts 101
Yasmine Bajwa
stylist
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I absolutely LOVED it and have told all my friends what a great experience it was.
Creative Writing 101
Karen Crnkovich
business owner
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A fun and intriguing introductory course to children's writing that forces you to realize the amount of creativity and hard work that was poured into some of your favorite childhood stories.
Children’s Book Writing
Kera Morgan
public relations executive
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For an introductory course on writing, the content was perfect.
Creative Writing 101
Lana Potocnjak
registered nurse
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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 how-to class for executing a book proposal. By the end of it, I had a clear guideline and was ready to roll.
Nonfiction Book Proposal
Elizabeth McCourt
headhunter
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This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.
Poetry Writing
Robert Hahn
attorney
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The perfect community to refine your talent, fill in the spaces, give you confidence, renew your imagination and give you the knowledge and tools to set you firmly on the road to become a successful writer.
Fiction Writing
Beth Hegy
massage therapist
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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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Ever wanted to write a mystery novel? Start here.
Mystery Writing
Douglas Dechow
science librarian
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