Author: Gotham Ghostwriters

Featured Writer of the Week: Kay Diehl

Posted: September 16, 2019 | By:

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...

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The Horrors of Being a Ghost(writer): Our Stories About Nightmare Clients, via Writer’s Digest

Posted: September 12, 2019 | By:

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,

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Featured Writer of the Week: Jordan Michael Smith

Posted: September 9, 2019 | By:

Bronwyn Fryer - Gotham Ghostwriters

Jordan Michael Smith is a former speechwriter for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Comptroller Scott Stringer. He is the author of a bestselling Kindle Single about President Jimmy Carter called Humanity. His writing has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, the Washington Post, and many other...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Toni Robino

Posted: August 19, 2019 | By:

Bronwyn Fryer - Gotham Ghostwriters

This week's featured writer is Toni Robino, co-founder of Windword Literary Services LLC and a leading editorial collaborator in both fiction and nonfiction, with titles on the New York Times bestseller list. She’s creatively inspired by projects that can make a profound difference for the planet and the conscious...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Mike Long on Speechwriting

Posted: August 5, 2019 | By:

Mike Long, Speechwriter - Gotham Ghostwriters

Trained as a physicist, Mike Long is an award-winning author, speechwriter, screenwriter, and playwright. He most recently won the Neil LaBute New Theater Festival for the second year in a row and was a grand-prize finalist in screenwriting at the Slamdance Film Festival. He is co-author of

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Featured Writer of the Week: Bronwyn Fryer

Posted: July 29, 2019 | By:

Bronwyn Fryer - Gotham Ghostwriters

This week's featured writer is Bronwyn Fryer, a veteran writer and editor who collaborates with thought leaders to produce influential books. She has worked on more than a dozen books, including nearly all of the bestsellers by Dan Ariely, author of Predictably Irrational; Gregerson, Dyer and Christiansen’s The...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Kerrie Flanagan

Posted: July 22, 2019 | By:

Kerrie Flanagan - Gotham Ghostwriters

This week's featured writer is Kerrie Flanagan, an author, ghostwriter, writing consultant, presenter, and freelance magazine writer with over 20 years of experience. She’s the creator of The Magazine...

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Featured Writer of the Week: 5 Questions for Jonathan Rick

Posted: July 15, 2019 | By:

Jonathan Rick - How to Write an Op-Ed

If you've read this blog before, you're likely familiar with Jonathan Rick's powerful ghosting and freelancing insights, which he shares regularly on the GG blog and on his own site. As you might expect, he steered his Featured Writer conversation away from himself and...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Robert Bruce Woodcox

Posted: July 1, 2019 | By:

Robert Bruce Woodcox - Gotham Ghostwriters

For this week's Featured Writer profile, ghostwriter, bestselling author and 2012 Pulitzer Prize nominee Robert Bruce Woodcox shares an in-depth look at his career and provides deep and specific advice for managing a successful ghostwriting business. Visit his website at...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Avery Blank

Posted: June 24, 2019 | By:

If you're part of the Gotham Ghostwriters network or you follow us on social media, you've probably heard of Avery Blank. After all, her regular contributions to ForbesWomen often offer pertinent business and communications advice for freelancers of ever variety—not to mention excellent tips for women in the business world. 

Avery comes by this expertise honestly:...

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