Interview With Founder Of Gotham Ghostwriters, Dan Gerstein
1. Dan, what led you to launch Gotham Ghostwriters?
Like a lot of entrepreneurs, I stumbled across an unmet need in the marketplace after I moved to New York several years ago. There was a tremendous demand for great writing, especially among thought leaders. There was also a terrific supply of elite freelance writing talent out there. But there was no place or way for them to find each other. So...
New Interview: Ghostwriting in Today’s World
Recently, our founder and president Dan Gerstein was interviewed for the radio program Bill Martinez Live. In the interview Dan discusses why ghostwriting is particularly significant in today’s cultural climate and pulls back the curtain a bit on this often-elusive profession. You can listen to the interview between Dan and Bill by clinking on this
Introducing Write About Now: A New Podcast for Wordsmiths
We want to flag a new podcast that will be of particular interest to our community of word people. This month Jonathan Small, a member of the GG network, launched "Write About Now,” a series to help connect, educate, and entertain anyone working in the writing field. And we mean anyone. "Write About Now" features...
Job Opening: Junior Associate
Our agency is actively seeking candidates to fill an immediate junior-level job opening.
This is a great opportunity for an enterprising wordsmith in the early stage of their career to join one of the fastest-growing start-ups in the publishing and content industries.
Below is the full job description.
If you are interested in being considered for this position, please email a cover letter, your resume, and at least three representative...
You’re Invited: A Discussion of the Ghost Life with Barbara Feinman Todd
Gotham Ghostwriters Presents. . .
The Ghost Life
A discussion with recovering ghostwriter Barbara Feinman Todd, author of the revealing new memoir, Pretend I’m Not Here
What’s it like to be a ghostwriter? That's naturally the first...
PSA: Keep Your Day Job
Merritt Tierce has a great name but it doesn’t begin with J, so I’m a little unclear as to why she assumed she could make a living out of writing.
Q & A with Tall Poppy Writers
Tall Poppy Writers is a marketing co-op of authors who help one another reach their target readers. We reached out to Ann Garvin, the founder of the group, as well as some other members of the community to share their insights on how trends in publishing are affecting them and what it's like to be a professional author in the digital age.
GG: Why did you start Tall Poppy Writers?
TPW: When I started...
Tucker Max and GG on Finding the Perfect Ghostwriter
Q&A with Kristin Mehus-Roe of Girl Friday Productions
Girl Friday Productions is a full-service book production company based in Seattle that helps authors bring their projects to market—whether they're working with a traditional publisher or publishing independently. We spoke to one of their directors about the changing needs in the publishing world and her best advice for authors looking to build their platform.
GG: Why and how was GFP established, and how has it evolved...
Q&A with Writing Coach Justine Duhr of WriteByNight
WriteByNight is a Manhattan-based writers’ service that helps writers and aspiring writers improve their skills and increase their chances of getting published (traditionally or on their own). We reached out to one of their co-founders to get her perspective on the latest trends in the industry and the things to consider when trying to launch a career as an author.
GG: What major changes have you noticed in the publishing...