Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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A great course that will help you in all areas of your working environment.
Business Writing
Tracy Martin
public relations
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The most practical and useful writing class I've ever taken, and that from someone who never liked school.
Fiction Writing
Andrew Glasser
tax accountant
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Eye-opening. Addictive, in a very healthy way. Life-changing.
Memoir Writing
Dina Shalaby
senior research analyst
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This course provided the support I needed to get working on a romance novel. I am already looking forward to taking the next course.
Romance Writing
Sara Frost
aviation program manager
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A really fun, collaborative experience that encouraged stretching my boundaries as a writer and a reader.
Fiction Writing
Jonathan Powell
physician
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I didn't know much going in and now I feel ready to tackle the daunting task of writing a screenplay.
Screenwriting
Michele Weber
mom
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A wonderful synthesis of budding writers, interesting topics, and a supportive atmosphere, all under the guidance of a knowledgeable and published writer.
Travel Writing
Elise Crane
public affairs specialist
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After ten years of struggling, I finally feel that finishing this novel is within my grasp!
Novel Writing
Adele Gardner
librarian
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A fantastic way to start writing! I wrote 20 pages of a memoir that I've been thinking about writing for some time. The feedback from the instructor and peers convinced me that I have a story worth telling, and I took away excellent ideas to improve my writing.
Memoir Writing
Kristine McCarthy
English teacher
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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I have taken many writing courses over the past few years, but this is the first that has ever inspired me to write every single day. This course helped me to stretch my writing muscles beyond anywhere they'd ever been before.
Children’s Book Writing
Lisa Benwitz
owner, court reporting firm
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It was a tremendous experience, one that I will never forget. I recommend the class for anyone even the slightest bit curious about what it's like to be a stand-up comedian.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Calvin Henderson
IT technician
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I enrolled in Romance I on a whim. It's what I love to read. Why not try writing it? I can't imagine a more supportive instructor and smarter fellow writers to encourage me every step of the way.
Romance Writing
Lisa Christensen
advertising writing director
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There is so much to learn about the publishing process and this course is a necessity.
Nonfiction Book Proposal
Greg Bredemeier
physician
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This course made me a better writer, without a doubt.
Fiction Writing
Ari Loeb
circus performer
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If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.
Screenwriting
Juanita Paet-DeSilva
copyright administrator
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I would liken this class to an oasis for a weary desert nomad, a place that feeds, nourishes, and strengthens a writer's soul.
Children’s Book Writing
Judy Wang
photographer
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This is the perfect way to figure out what style of nonfiction writing you're most interested in pursuing.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Elisabeth Norton
writer
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Our instructor really cared about us achieving high quality articles and encouraged us to pitch them to publications.
Article Writing
Adriana Herdan
freelance writer
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A fun, helpful course that boosts confidence and furthers your skills in writing!
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Bailey Everett
student
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