Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I entered this course having no idea how to write a children's book, or what was involved with the process. This class gave me the knowledge I was looking for, and pointed me in the right direction.
Children’s Book Writing
Kelley Diekman
sales
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A place to go to learn from other kindred spirits.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Karen Waltensperger
international health advisor
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I am a professional writer by trade, but I learned so such about character development, the elements and structure of writing memoir, and the more nuanced, subtle ingredients of story writing.
Memoir Writing
Janet Davenport
communications VP
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The course was very well organized and constantly stimulating. It will keep my creative juices flowing for another six months at least.
Creative Writing 101
Judith Bair
painter
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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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The teacher is one of the most nurturing people I've ever met.
Fiction Writing
Jason Mulero
HR Trainer
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This class will help you to get your story ideas organized and written in a format that is just as compelling for readers as it is in your mind.
Novel Writing
James Wassom
plant geneticist
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I took this course unsure about the whole writing process, and this course served to awaken my excitement for reading and writing fiction. I have signed up for Fiction I, and I can't wait!
Creative Writing 101
Hope Teyler
veterinarian
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A great way to take that pilot idea, manipulate it to something workable and grind out an outline--all with friendly and capable support.
TV Writing
Debi Yazbeck
office manager
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I learned myriad of techniques to infuse humor into my writing.
Humor Writing
Keisha Barrow
law student
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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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The teacher is not a pushover, but she definitely is an encourager. She offers sage advice, honest criticism, and a wealth of knowledge from her personal experiences as a published author.
Children’s Book Writing
Robin Nielsen
wife/mother/grandmother/business owner
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A must-do class whether you want to be a comedian or not....it will reflect in all aspects of your life.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Denise Drake
designer/writer/actor
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I took this course because I couldn't figure out how to make my posts compelling and clear. Within the first few weeks, I already understood my path forward.
Blog Writing
Stephanie Ramsey
teacher
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A great way to polish your business communication and better reach out to colleagues and potential customers.
Business Writing
Rachel Lapidow
intake coordinator
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I absolutely loved every minute of this course.
Creative Writing 101
Jennifer Jamieson
market research
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Our class participants had a wide range of writing experience, and personalities, and the teacher was effective at engaging every single person during each class.
Memoir Writing
Kathryn Foreman
marketing director
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I went from nothing to having a full manuscript in a few weeks (even if not in final form). I'm very proud of that, and it wouldn't have happened without this class!
Children’s Book Writing
Danielle Mehta
branding consultant
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A must if you want stop guessing what's wrong with your query and start working on improving it.
How To Get Published
Logan Williams
writer
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This course increased my knowledge of the principles on which humor is based and gave me a host of resources from which to learn more.
Humor Writing
Alana Peters
solicitor
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