Tales from a Ghostwriter Living in a Haunted House
We have a special writer feature this week, just for Halloween! Pauline Bartel from our network operates her ghostwriting practice from an office in upstate New York. But at night, she returns to her haunted house where she lives with the ghost of the original owner. Learn more about Pauline, the curious happenings in her home, and...
Featured Writer of the Week: Bob Eckstein on Comedy Writing & Cartooning
This week's featured writer is Bob Eckstein, an award-winning humorist, writer, New Yorker cartoonist, and author of the New York Times best-selling Footnotes From the World’s Greatest Bookstores. He has been speaking publicly against online shopping to raise awareness for independent bookstores and teaches writing at...
Featured Writer of the Week: Catherine Whitney
This week's featured writer is Catherine Whitney, a New York nonfiction author who has co-written and ghostwritten more than fifty books in a variety of fields, including biography, memoir, history, politics, criminal justice, economics, women's issues, health and medicine, parenting, and business. She coauthored Jane Pauley’s...
Ghosts & Authors Tell #ScaryStories on Twitter
Featured Writer of the Week: Douglas Rogers
This week's featured writer is Douglas Rogers, an award-winning author, travel writer and journalist with 20 years’ experience writing for the world’s leading magazines and newspapers including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Travel & Leisure, National Geographic...
Nathan Bransford Breaks Down Hybrid Publishing
This segment was reposted from Nathan Bransford's blog with permission from the author.
In the last twenty years there has been an explosion of new publishing models that take advantage of new opportunities afforded by the internet and advances in printing on demand. There’s also been a corresponding rise in scams. So what is “hybrid publishing” and how does it fit into all of this?
Hybrid publishing isn’t quite
6 Reasons Why Book Coaching Is a Great Side Hustle for a Ghostwriter
Featured Writer of the Week: Marlayna Glynn
This week's featured writer is Marlayna Glynn, an award-winning storyteller "on page" who specializes in helping others share their stories with the world. Marlayna's published journey includes a 40+ book variety of memoirs, biographies, thrillers and business books. Her articles have been featured on Huffington Post, PBS Next Avenue, Elephant Journal, and The...
Featured Writer of the Week: Kay Diehl
This week's featured writer is Kay Diehl, who has been a literary collaborator for over two decades. She has written, co-written, rewritten, researched, and edited more than 25 books, including Rather Outspoken, the memoir of veteran journalist Dan Rather; The Million Dollar Mermaid, the autobiography of actress Esther Williams; Truth Be Told, a memoir of success, suicide, and survival by anxiety expert Lucinda Bassett; and Angel on My Shoulder, the autobiography of singer Natalie Cole. Ms. Diehl holds a bachelor’s degree from Pomona College and a...
The Horrors of Being a Ghost(writer): Our Stories About Nightmare Clients, via Writer’s Digest
A few weeks ago, Writer's Digest published the online version of a previously in-print feature by our own Dan Gerstein about nightmare ghostwriting clients, complete with insights from several of the writers in our network. Marlayna Glynn, Bronwyn Fryer, Oren Rawls, Louise Bernikow, Justine Duhr,