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Good Writers Don’t…

Posted: December 14, 2018 | By:

... write "less" when "fewer" is called for, or "farther" when "further" is needed, or "hopefully" at all—even though these distinctions don't matter to anybody except other writers and people who shop at Whole Foods. (Good writers care about the opinion of other good writers.)

... call moments "special," utter the term "adult beverage," congratulate the birthday boy for being "90 years young," describe everything that's amusing as...

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Free(lance) Advice


How to Operate Your Speechwriter

Posted: November 30, 2018 | By:

Every year, the Professional Speechwriting Association surveys our members—on job satisfaction, on salary trends, on trends and concerns in the business. This year, we asked simply, "What Do Speechwriters Want?"

If speechwriters could get more out of their careers than they're getting, what would it be? It would be everything, we learned. Speechwriters want more...

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Company Update


Job Opening: Junior Associate

Posted: October 30, 2018 | By:

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...

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Publishing Advice


Writers Give Me Life

Posted: October 5, 2018 | By:

Ever since I stepped beyond the gates of traditional publishing, I've discovered a wide and shifting landscape of publishing options. As part of my effort to learn the customs of this new country, I found myself in Cincinnati, OH last weekend attending Writer’s Digest’s indieLab conference.

Unlike the carnival of anxiety (at least for the writers) that is Writer’s Digest’s annual pitch fest in August, this event offers a small...

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Company Update


A Note From Gotham’s New Head of Bookwriting

Posted: September 14, 2018 | By:

Hello! This is Michael Signorelli, the new head of Gotham’s Bookwriting Group. With two whirlwind weeks now in the bag, I wanted to take a moment to share a few thoughts about why I’m here and how I hope to serve Gotham’s unique mission going forward.

If I have learned anything about myself in the last thirteen years working as an editor (and I emphasize if), it is that I am seemingly hardwired to listen to authors. This is both a gift...

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