Category: Featured Writers

Freelance Writing During a Pandemic (Or How A Fertility Writer Pivoted — And Pivoted Back)

Posted: August 17, 2020 | By:

On April 7, when New York was at the epicenter of the Coronavirus pandemic, nobody wanted to talk about infertility.

I didn’t want to talk about infertility either: stuck in New York City apartment building, unsure if we were even...

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“When Did You Know You Were Meant to Be A Writer?” Eight Gotham Writers Reveal Their “Aha” Moments

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We recently asked our community of writers about when and how they knew they were destined to be writers. Read some of their stories below.


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Featured Writer of the Week: Kevin Maney

Posted: June 22, 2020 | By:

Kevin Maney is a writer and consultant. He selectively works with CEOs and companies on writing projects that give something interesting or important to the world. His most recent book is Unscaled: How AI and a New Generation of Upstarts Are Creating the Economy of the Future and prior to that, he wrote Play Bigger: How...

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Opportunities Abound for Writing Coaches

Posted: June 15, 2020 | By:

Toni Robino, co-founder of Windword Literary Services LLC, is 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 evolution of humanity. She enjoys helping...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Sherry L. Granader

Posted: May 29, 2020 | By:

Sherry L. Granader is a ghostwriter who specializes in creating and writing memoirs, business, nutrition, and fitness books. Learn more at

Tell us about your writing journey. When did you know you could make a career out of it, and what was that decision like?

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Featured Writer of the Week: Mary Langford

Posted: May 4, 2020 | By:

Mary Langford is a freelance writing coach, ghostwriter and editor and is currently writing her first book. For five years, Mary worked at the right hand of New York Times bestselling author and Emmy-winning producer Sidney Sheldon and later assisted world-famous hairstylist and entrepreneur Vidal Sassoon, in the writing of his autobiography. Learn more at

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Featured Editor/Writer of the Week: Elizabeth Evans

Posted: April 27, 2020 | By:

Elizabeth Evans is a Literary Agent-turned-Editor-turned-Ghostwriter based in the Greater Milwaukee Area. After twelve years of experience as a successful literary agent (she sold over sixty books and guided dozens of aspiring authors through the publication process), she became an editor to focus on working directly with writers. Most recently, she pivoted...

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The Best Way to Approach Thought Leadership Authorship

Posted: April 24, 2020 | By:

The journey to authorship for Thought Leaders is not as easy as one might think because having the idea(s) for the book is only half the battle. In this podcast episode, Peter Winick, CEO of Thought Leadership Leverage, interviews Steve Anderson, sought-after speaker, influencer, and author of the widely anticipated book, The Bezos Letters.

Steve speaks about why writing the book was instrumental in:

  • Growing a wider audience: "My niche has been very good to me, but was very narrow in focus. It was insurance agents and brokers in the United...

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Featured Writer of the Week: Amy Klein

Posted: April 20, 2020 | By:

Amy Klein is a writer based in New York City. She wrote the “Fertility Diary” column for The New York Times’s Motherlode blog for three years. She writes frequently about health and fertility for publications such as Newsweek, Slate, The Washington Post, and others. Learn more at or by following

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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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