aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

Ghosts walk among us

An article about ghostwriters says, “What Morel does – putting interesting (or merely famous) people together with talented storytellers to produce commercially viable books – is an equation that makes a great deal of sense for these times.  Many people have intriguing life stories, and many others appeal to readers simply because of they’re famous or notorious or stylish or rich or powerful or weird.  Quite often such people are incapable of writing a single coherent sentence, let alone a book.”

I know a Jewish woman who makes a very good living ghostwriting autobiographies - mostly for successful black people.

Read more here.

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