Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

A great opportunity to learn memoir writing, using many examples from famous memoirs, supported by the detailed structure and focus needed to convey a compelling life story.
Memoir Writing
Lizzie Belden
project manager
I absolutely LOVED it and have told all my friends what a great experience it was.
Creative Writing 101
Karen Crnkovich
business owner
A writing course with Gotham is the best gift I could have bought for myself.
Fiction Writing
Mandakini Arora
A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance writer
Gotham Writers' Workshop takes full advantage of the strengths online learning has to offer. The Web site works beautifully, the structure is well thought out, and the content is outstanding.
Fiction Writing
Joanne Hus
illustrator & graphic designer
If you're at all interested in playwriting, even if you have no idea what you want to write about, you must take this course.
Kevin Hopps
TV animation writer
Great introduction to how to publish nonfiction articles.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Michael Benavides
finance program manager
A terrific immersion into how to read poetry well, including and especially your own.
Poetry Writing
David Klopfenstein
technical project manager
I feel like I've made my story so much better in just a few short months. Thank you!
Children’s Book Writing
Colleen Craig
marketing research director
The teacher always managed to find a positive way to critique our writing and, especially in my case, to make my work much better.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Florence Kranitz
A dream come true.
Creative Writing 101
Greg Morgoglione
art of humanity advocate
I felt as though we had a real mentor who genuinely cared about making our writing better and seeing us get it out into the world.
Article Writing
Erica Jackey
account manager
Excellent way to provide a structure to get into writing every day.
Creative Writing 101
Michael Sands
psychiatric social worker
On a scale of 1 to 5, I would rate this class a 10. The course, the fellow students, the insights, the structure, the ease of use of your Web site, and most particularly your instructor made the class one of the most wonderful, valuable, and interesting learning experiences of my life.
Novel Writing
Gene DePoris
Engaging, fun, appropriately demanding, enlightening, well-planned, and a must for anyone interested in writing humor!
Humor Writing
Jacquelyn Arsenuk
crime victims specialist
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
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
A great introductory business writing class presented with a reasonable cadence for busy professionals who want to up their game.
Business Writing
Marilyn Raffensperger
sr. manager, field marketing
This was a fantastic course for anyone starting out in their career and/or for someone who needs a little boost in their business communications. I've already seen an improvement in my business writing.
Business Writing
Cassie Wachowiak
content strategist
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