Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This class was what I needed to reacquaint myself with the nuts and bolts of writing fiction. I was spending too much time reading fiction and telling myself, "I could write something better."
Fiction Writing
Mimi Kerr
librarian
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You don't have to get on a plane, go to distant places, or have a luxury lifestyle. Wherever you are is part of the world, and worthy of your attention and your writing.
Travel Writing
Barbara Rose
professor
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You will never view movies, plays, or TV shows in the same light again.
Writing Scripts 101
Linda Barbato
associate director for recruitment communications
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Most business writing courses are dull and uninteresting. This class brought an entirely new perspective to this topic. I learned how to improve the quality, readability, and impact of my pieces.
Business Writing
Abigail Harper
associate director
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Nothing about the course felt intimidating, yet the instructor and subjects/assignments were sophisticated and enormously fun.
Creative Writing 101
Susan D'Addario
sleep wellness coach
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A must for anyone seeking to publish a book! I really don't know how I would have managed without it.
How To Get Published
Rana Hanna
freelance writer
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This class was a wonderful mix of lecture, assignments, exchanges, and critiques. I've learned so much. My technique has improved, and I will continue to refer to the lectures as I write my memoir.
Memoir Writing
Deborah Lehman
freelance journalist
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This course taught me how to structure my inspired rambling into a coherent, potent piece of writing. I got a lot of information and great inspiration to continue some past projects and begin new ones.
Fiction Writing
Mark Hayes
actor/dancer
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I was thrilled to "meet" my fellow classmates through the bio/introduction the very first week because it made me feel as if I was in an actual classroom.
Fiction Writing
Robin Nielsen
small business owner
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An outstanding class that I would highly recommend to anyone with an interest in any type of humor writing.
Humor Writing
Kristen Williams
art director
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A great way to expand your horizons as a writer, through great exercises and helpful tips.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Mia Samuels
student
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The instructor's knowledge of the subject seemed to be endless.
Poetry Writing
Will Upjohn
speech-language pathologist
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A very engaging experience where you learn nuances about writing that you didn't know existed. The science behind the art is something as an outsider we don't see.
Memoir Writing
Michael Keogh
currency trader
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This class blew away the anxiety connected to writing and perfection.
Creative Writing 101
Mindy Jones
content developer
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The perfect introduction to the mechanics of writing fiction and story telling.
Fiction Writing
Cristine Brooks
museum fundraiser
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It's a course everyone should take even if it's just to refresh their fundamental writing skills.
Business Writing
Gina Tovar
fashion marketing
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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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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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I took Fiction I, then Fiction II twice. The Fiction Master Class brought what I learned during those courses together and gave the whys and hows of writing in detail.
Fiction Writing
Eugene Galassini
accountant
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I gained a very good grasp of the basics of writing fiction as well as a new perspective. Even before the course was half over, I found myself thinking about writing in a different way.
Fiction Writing
Anthony James
cell manufacturing leader
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