Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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
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
A great gateway to begin my writing journey.
Fiction Writing
Andrew King
One of the best courses I've ever taken. A remarkable learning experience.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Gregg Brownell
retired professor
I love GWW online classes! I've told all my writing friends all over the country. And I'm signing up for more and more and more. These classes are part of my lifestyle now.
TV Writing
Judy Cochran
psychiatric RN
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
The teacher set up a lovely, nurturing, and non-judgmental environment that made for a true writer's haven.
Memoir Writing
Beth Friedman
The instructor was a smart, thoughtful, caring editor; deeply knowledgeable about world literature; a champion for his students; and a beautiful writer himself.
Fiction Writing
David Allyn
CEO, nonprofit
Gotham lights a fire to keep me chasing my writing dreams.
Character Development
Brad Regier
This was a wonderful experience and I have already signed up for my second class.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Perkins
wealth management
The instructor sparked my creativity and helped me focus on what my work as a writer should be. His advice guides much of what I write.
Article Writing
Nicholas Troilo
newspaper columnist
I learned myriad of techniques to infuse humor into my writing.
Humor Writing
Keisha Barrow
law student
This course is for writers who want to be authors and realize that to do that they need to dedicate themselves to regularly writing, regular honest critiquing, and continuous learning about their writing process.
Children’s Book Writing
Wendy LeBolt
exercise physiologist
Great way to learn how to become a songwriter, and taught by a successful, professional, well-respected songwriter.
John Newman
The course gave me a wonderful overview of a variety of styles. I learned the difference between a memoir and a personal essay, between feature journalism and hard news, how to profile someone, and how to format news articles.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Helen Aki
I learned everything there is to know concerning TV writing.
TV Writing
Erica Lake
This course is great for someone who has an idea for a TV show, and has no idea how to go about writing it.
TV Writing
Katie Arroyo
radiation therapy
An incredible eye-opening experience that everyone should try at least once.
Creative Writing 101
Miranda Madrazo
special education teacher
GWW is the best online writing class I've found.
Fiction Writing
Richard Brooks
television producer
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