Writer #9642
Wyckoff, NJ
4 Star Rating
2 Love Lists
5 Clients
2,000 Words
John G. is a New York/New Jersey-based independent writer specializing in agriculture and public policy. Releasing his first work of fiction, The SchombÃÆ'¼rgk Line, in 2014, he is currently at work on a second historical novel--set during the administration of Rutherford B. Hayes--and a non-fiction history focusing on American farm policy in the 1960s. In addition, he edits and contributes to non-profit newsletters, and serves as a copywriter for numerous online and print outlets. His widely-read blog, Life, Library and the Pursuit of Temperance, is published several times each week, and reflects on literature, history, culture and politics.


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  • Agriculture10+
  • Politics6
  • Banking4

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John G. writes articles pertaining to crops, livestock, equipment and agricultural finance. Among the topics of his articles are energy production from animal manure; government programs to encourage conservation; repair of vintage tractors; and management of forage pastures. His work appears online and local community newspapers.


John G. is active in politics at the national, state and local level. Volunteering for candidate and issue-oriented campaigns, he has provided fact-checking and local research for consultants and advisors. His specialties include zoning, public works and library funding. He also writes political fiction, releasing The Schomburgk Line in 2014.


John G. worked in both sales and operational capacities of the mortgage business for nearly 15 years. Specializing in closings and collateral security, he has since contributed extensively to online consumer articles aimed at first-time borrowers who apply for FHA, VA and USDA loans. He also writes on title agency procedures.

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