Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The course material was outstanding and progressed in a helpful sequence from week to week.
Creative Writing 101
Kathy Ayers
accountant
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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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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
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If you want inspiration for writing your novel, go for it.
Novel Writing
Agne Narusyte
art critic
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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
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A great way to begin to put together the memoir you always wanted to write.
Memoir Writing
Stephen Conn
cartoonist/writer
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You learn a lot about fiction, the writing process...and yourself.
Fiction Writing
Tom Poldre
public relations executive
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Finally, I completed a short story!
Fiction Writing
Paula Nixon
accountant
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This class was the most exciting part of my week!
Poetry Writing
Ana Pugatch
English teacher
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Great way to learn how to become a songwriter, and taught by a successful, professional, well-respected songwriter.
Songwriting
John Newman
attorney
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My instructor guided me in the direction I needed to go without trying to change my voice. I felt respected and cultivated.
Fiction Writing
Ruth Young
realtor
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I rode the train home scribbling ideas in a notebook. The next morning I got up and wrote another chapter of an easy-reader book I'm experimenting with. As I wrote, I thought about all I'd learned in class about character development, believable dialogue, confict and resolution, and making the whole thing interesting to a youngster. I can't think of a better investment of my time than to spend a Saturday in this class!
Children’s Book Writing
Linda Post
corporate communications
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This is, by far, the most exciting course I have ever taken!
Fiction Writing
Lucie Tanguay
marketing consultant
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I was apprehensive at first about taking an online class since I am not a computer expert, and also because I wondered about a class with no face-to-face interaction. However, taking this class on the computer was so simple, I never felt intimidated. I also felt like I came to know both the instructor and the other students through their comments and class discussion.
Memoir Writing
Julia Gentile
retired attorney
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Creative Writing 101 was one of the highlights of my week. The three hours flew by and it was a wonderful way to dip back into the pool of writing in a comfortable and fun atmosphere.
Creative Writing 101
Kathleen Admirand-Dimmler
social work assistant director
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In several hours I learned all of the preliminary steps from developing a topic to writing a query letter to writing the proposal.
Nonfiction Book Proposal
Joseph Schippa
psychologist
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The most fun I've ever had in a writing class, and I've taken many.
Humor Writing
Lorrie Gault
administrative assistant
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A perfect launch-point for beginning writers, and an excellent refresher for even the most seasoned of writers.
Creative Writing 101
Justin Davies
marketing
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A fantastic crash course in the basics of TV writing.
TV Writing
Michael Davis
writer/writing instructor
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Learn how to write a script in 10 weeks and also how to market yourself and your script for the industry.
TV Writing
Dan Noble
manager
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