Another word for hack
A literary drudge
scribbler, pulp-story writer, ghost writer, propaganda writer, inferior writer, writer of potboilers, free-lance writer, commercial writer, popular novelist, ghost*, free lance*, tenth rater*, penny-a-liner*; see also writer.
Antonyms artist*, literary master, literary genius.
A coach for hire
A horse for hire
*Commercial driver, especially of a taxicab