Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I wrote some of my all time best poems in this class.
Poetry Writing
Greg Oaks
professor of English
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This is the best back to basics course for instantly brushing up on your grammar.
Grammar!
George South
interior designer
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A great overview and a chance to try your hand at a variety of essay styles.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Nonna Noto
retired economist
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I would definitely recommend Gotham as a way to start a writing journey, recommit yourself to writing, or to simply let your creative juices flow and imagination fly.
Children’s Book Writing
Samantha Lizzio
editorial assistant
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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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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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This is the fullest, most challenging introductory course I've ever taken. The instructor seems to know everything there is to know about poets, and he shares this information with the class in the most creative ways.
Poetry Writing
Barbara Janes
public relations
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A great opportunity to explore your own voice and learn from a diverse group of people.
Fiction Writing
Laura Reid
interior designer
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Probably the smartest thing I have done with my spare time in many years.
Fiction Writing
Phil Fryberger
financial consultant
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It helped me look at my work from different angles, so I could critique myself better.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Patricia Stan
student
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While most online courses out there seem to be pretty ineffective, I was very surprised by the quality of the instructor and the amount of positive and realistic criticism I received in the course. Worth every penny.
Poetry Writing
Richard Cheatham
law case assistant
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Before taking the course, I did not fully understand the concept of "creative non-fiction". The course will open your eyes to its possibilities, as well as to your potential.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Lew Hoff
business owner (semi-retired)
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Truly inspirational!
Creative Writing 101
Alexis Foxx
lab tech
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Well worthwhile. I would strongly recommend for those in the early stages of writing.
Fiction Writing
Ann Wheaton
journalist
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This course enabled me to take a quantum leap in the quality of my nonfiction writing.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Freddi Steele
stained glass artist
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I feel inspired and empowered to create great writing out of my travel experiences.
Travel Writing
Chrissy Tustison
teacher
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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
publishing
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A great course in writing, far better that any creative writing course that I have taken at a University.
Fiction Writing
Laurence Tapper
clinical laboratory scientist
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The instructor was experienced and professional, a true artist in his field.
Playwriting
Gary Johnston
music teacher
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I couldn't believe the way it helped me write.
In(verse): Poetic Techniques for Non-Poets
Jean Prendergast
psychologist
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