FishbowlNY FishbowlDC LostRemote InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Dear God, Hope You Got the Letter…

godz.jpg
If you thought Sloane Crosley’s publicist Melissa Broder had it pretty weird, imagine being God’s publicist. Matt Staggs is the “humble servant and messenger of God,” aka Pushcart Prize winner Thomas M. Disch who declared himself to be God in 2005. With the July publication of Disch’s first novel in nine years The Word of God coming up from Tachyon, he’s begun answering questions from the faithful on live journal.

“As God’s publicist, I can tell you that I have to be on my “A” game.” Says Staggs. ” If you’ve read any of God’s prior bestselling works (particularly the Old Testament), you know that he can be a tough and demanding client. I’m hoping that he’ll be giving me a staff that turns into a snake, or at least some good pull-quotes with which I can woo the media. Either would be sufficient!”

I would just be worried about the smiting.

Mediabistro Course

Memoir Writing

Memoir WritingStarting January 7, work with a published memoir writer to tell and sell the story of your life! In this course, Wendy Dale will teach you how to create your story around a marketable premise, hone your narrative voice, write a memoir with a solid structure, and sell your memoir before you've even finished writing it. Register now!