Ghostwriting & Books

26 Jan 2021

CAN YOU MAKE MONEY WRITING NONFICTION CHILDREN’S BOOKS?

There’s a section in the library you use a lot if you have kids, but you may never really think about as a writer.  All of those books on sports, animals, trucks, helicopters, famous people, and every other topic under the sun are fascinating to kids. They love to learn, and as they read, they […]

08 Jan 2021

PUBLISHING TRENDS: 2021 AND BEYOND

After a 2020 that was unusual, to say the least, publishers of all sorts are now looking ahead to see what the future holds for the publishing industry. In this article, we’re going to break out our crystal ball to see what’s in store for next year and beyond. Moreover, we’ll focus on leading industry […]

25 Dec 2020
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USING PHOTOGRAPHS TO ADD MEANING TO YOUR FAMILY HISTORY BOOK

So, you’ve written your narrative. Your story is on paper, and all you have to do now is add the finishing touches. But something is missing. You have the opportunity to really show readers your life. What better way to accent your story than with pictures? Adding photos and other memorabilia to your book lends […]

22 Dec 2020
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CHRISTMAS EVE BOOKS AND OTHER TRADITIONS AROUND THE WORLD

With Christmas only a few days away, shoppers around the world are scrambling to find those last-minute gifts for their loved ones. But between hurried trips to the store and online shopping in hopes that packages will arrive in time, families are also preparing for their annual Christmas traditions. While some traditions such as decorating […]

18 Dec 2020
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11 GIFTS YOU HAVEN’T THOUGHT OF YET, FOR THE HUSBAND OR WIFE WHO HAS EVERYTHING

Let me guess… your wife is one of those people who, when asked what they want for the holidays, responds with something along the lines of “I don’t need anything.” Or maybe your husband has all of the gadgets and gizmos that he needs, and can’t seem to come up with a single item to […]

11 Dec 2020
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GIVE THE GIFT OF CONNECTION THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned life as we know it on its head, including the holidays. Many of us won’t travel or gather as we traditionally do to see friends and loved ones. And as such, we may be on the hunt for ideas that forge a connection, despite separation and miles during what should […]

27 Nov 2020
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ONE-OF-A-KIND GIFTS FOR YOUR PARENTS THIS YEAR

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to think about that annually dreaded concept – getting a gift for Mom and Dad. It’s not that you don’t want to get them a gift. Quite the opposite! You want to give them something amazing. You want to give a gift they’ll use and talk about […]

19 Nov 2020
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PERSONALIZED GIFTS FOR THE MILLIONAIRE IN YOUR LIFE

We all have that person in our life who is just impossible to gift for. It’s not that they are overly picky or hard to please. They just have plenty of money to buy the things they want and need, so shopping for them feels nearly impossible. While buying the latest Louis Vuitton bag or […]

17 Nov 2020
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GHOSTWRITING: MUCH MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE

When you think about the term “ghostwriter,” what comes to mind? Someone behind-the-scenes who writes books, speeches, and even social media posts for others without getting credit? If so, you are correct; however, ghostwriters are often used to help with some unusual projects.  From cookbooks and fortune cookie messages to poetry and horoscopes, there are many surprising […]

10 Nov 2020
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COPYWRITER Q&A: FLORI MEEKS DISCUSSES THE ART OF THE INTERVIEW

The Writers For Hire (TWFH) team member Flori Meeks began her career in suburban Detroit as a community newspaper reporter. Throughout her impressive 25+ years as a writer, she has taken the skills she developed as a reporter and spun them into a successful career which has included penning everything from blogs and web copy […]