WHY HIRE A GHOST?
HOW CAN I HELP?
July 13, 2018
Andrea Mason is the founder of a south London literary institution: Literary Kitchen.
LK is an award-winning business which offers creative writing courses, events, consultancy, mentor and manuscript services.
She talks constructive feedback, the changing literary s...
July 5, 2018
The Stranger on the Bridge is a book that could, in other circumstances, have never existed.
It tells the incredible true story of Jonny Benjamin, a mental health campaigner who launched a successful social media campaign to find the stranger who talked him down from...
June 28, 2018
The following is an excerpt from a project I've been working on for some time. Umberto Fiorilla is a good friend of mine and has a way with words that, in his native Italian, is dazzling.
He’s a character who could have leapt straight from a Dickensian novel. He dress...
June 27, 2018
Just a quick one to say that anyone interested in the publishing industry should head over to Byte the Book - they're a friendly bunch and they've got some great events!
May 9, 2018
Why are ghostwriters like Agatha Christie’s moustache-twirling detective Hercule Poirot?
And how can a writing coach help you with your memoirs?
Denis Ledoux, founder of the Maine-based Memoir Network, has worked as a ghostwriter for over 30 years and shares some of hi...
May 4, 2018
Before you dive into any kind of agreement or start working, read this. It's a good summary of why a contract is essential from the get-go.
April 23, 2018
As well as ghostwriting I also work as a copywriter.
There’s often crossover and I wanted to share some tips and tricks I learned on Jackie Barrie’s copywriting course for freelance journalists.
Apologies for the headline.
I grabbed it from Portent’s strangely addic...
March 27, 2018
“For all intents and purposes, a ghost doesn’t exist. But they do exist and today they are all around us.”
The Complete Guide to Ghostwriting, by former journalist Teena Lyons, is a behind-the-scenes look at what is sometimes a secretive industry. She draws on her ne...
March 20, 2018
How can you make money as a ghostwriter? Learn more about ghostwriting 101, a course designed to equip you with the skills to pay the bills.
March 19, 2018
In a second post, ghostwriter and London historian Hannah Renier talks about the ethics of ghostwriting, the Society of Authors, and why there’s nothing wrong with so-called vanity projects.
What sort of ethical issues do you encounter as a ghostwriter?
Literary Kitchen's founder shares her recipes for a good book
The Stranger on the Bridge
The Final Cut - Umberto Fiorilla autobiography excerpt
Hello from Byte the Book
Why are ghostwriters like Hercule Poirot?
Why a contract is important for ghostwriters
You haven’t seen THIS copywriting list on Buzzfeed
The Complete Guide to Ghostwriting
Ghostwriting 101: How to make your first £10K as a ghostwriter
The ethics of ghostwriting and why there's no such thing as a "vanity project"
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