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Featured Writer of the Week: Jonathan Merritt

Posted: April 5, 2020 | By:

Jonathan Merritt is a writer based in New York City. He writes on religion, culture, and politics for The Atlantic, The Week, and is author of several critically-acclaimed books including Learning to Speak God from Scratch: Why Sacred Words are Vanishing - and How We Can Revive Them. Learn more at

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How to Write the Perfect Wedding Toast

Posted: March 23, 2020 | By:

Alicia Ostarello and Angie Sommer are cofounders of Vow Muse, a ghostwriting service for all the special moments in your life including custom-written vows, speeches, and ceremonies. They have been featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post, Brides, and Good Morning America being recognized as "Toast Whisperers." Learn more at

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What Happens When Editors Get Their Hands on Your Book : Interview with Editor Carrie Cantor

Posted: March 15, 2020 | By:

This article about Carrie Cantor, who has three decades’ worth of experience in the book publishing industry, is about the importance of searching for the right editor, the value an editor can bring, and her own process when working with an author. The full article was...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Jordan G. Teicher

Posted: March 9, 2020 | By:

Jordan G. Teicher is a writer based in Brooklyn. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, and The New Republic, among other publications. Learn more at jordangteicher.weebly.com or by following @teicherj on Twitter.

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Featured Writer of the Week: Mary Curran Hackett

Posted: February 24, 2020 | By:

Mary Curran Hackett - Gotham Ghostwriters

Mary Curran Hackett is the author of two novels, Proof of Heaven and Proof of Angels. Her writing has also been featured in The Writer, Writer's Digest, and other national magazines, as well as NPR. Her blog post "What I Want Everyone to Know About Suicide" went viral in 2015, and she appeared on NBC Nightly...

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Tales from a Ghostwriter Living in a Haunted House

Posted: October 31, 2019 | By:

Pauline Bartel - Gotham Ghostwriters

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...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Bob Eckstein on Comedy Writing & Cartooning

Posted: October 28, 2019 | By:

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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...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Catherine Whitney

Posted: October 14, 2019 | By:

Catherine Whitney - Gotham Ghostwriters

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...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Douglas Rogers

Posted: October 7, 2019 | By:

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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...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Marlayna Glynn

Posted: September 23, 2019 | By:

Marlayna Glynn - Gotham Ghostwriters

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...

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