Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert - Ghostwriter Tick

Little Rock, AR, USA

Freelance writer and editor with a decade of experience in magazine publishing, book publishing, online publishing, and technical writing.

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Overview

Kristy Alpert is a freelance writer and editor on the hunt for the obscure and untold stories around the world. As a travel writer, her passion for savoring the local flavor of a destination led to her unraveling the secrets of sushi rolling in Tokyo, discovering Swiss beauty rituals on an alpine dairy farm, and unearthing ancient Georgian traditions for making qvevri wine. As a food and wine writer, Kristy has developed long-standing relationships with many celebrity chefs and highly-respected wine makers around the world. Along with her passion for journalistic storytelling, Kristy is a certified technical writer and SEO specialist with a knack for social media strategies. She is also an RYT200 certified yoga instructor, earning her certification in Bali with Yandara Yoga Institute and continuing her education in Rishikesh, India. Kristy has won numerous international awards for her writing. See her bylines in Fodors, Food & Wine, Esquire, Men’s Health, AFAR, American Way, World Bride, Premier Traveler, and more.

Services
Short-Form Content
Languages
English (CAN)
English (US)
Fiction
Adventure
Classics
Inspirational
Non-Fiction
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Travel

Certifications

  • Technical Writing

Awards

  • Pearl Award

Work experience

Freelance writer and editor

Self-employed
July, 2010 – Present (over 8 years)

Managing Editor

D Custom Publishing
March, 2008 – July, 2010 (over 2 years)

Wrote, edited, and assisted in overall strategy for a number of clients and projects, including Nestle Purina (book publishing), Texas Farm Bureau (online publishing), and AT&T (technical manuals).

Portfolio (11 selected works)

Softcover book

Afar

AFAR is a different kind of travel magazine that guides and inspires those who travel the world seeking to connect with its people, experience their cultures, and understand their perspectives. Every issue delivers intriguing travel stories told with beautiful photos and a fresh design.

AFAR is a different kind of travel magazine that guides and inspires those who travel the world seeking to connect with its people, experience their cultures, and understand their perspectives. Every issue delivers intriguing travel stories told with beautiful photos and a fresh design.

Men's Health

Men's Health is an essential read for guys who want to look better, feel better, and live better. But Men's Health isn't just a magazine. It's the solution-for every bit of chaos, confusion, or suffering that the world can inflict on the male of the species. Belly fat. Fatheaded bosses. Exercise plateaus. Exercise excuses. Her boredom. His boredom. The fast-food menu. The wine list. We give me... read more

Men's Health is an essential read for guys who want to look better, feel better, and live better. But Men's Health isn't just a magazine. It's the solution-for every bit of chaos, confusion, or suffering that the world can inflict on the male of the species. Belly fat. Fatheaded bosses. Exercise plateaus. Exercise excuses. Her boredom. His boredom. The fast-food menu. The wine list. We give me... read more

Food&Wine Magazine

Meredith Corporation

Experience FOOD & WINE magazine on the Kindle Fire. Subscribe and get your first 30 days free.FOOD & WINE is for readers who are passionate about food and drinks and looking to be inspired by creative chefs and winemakers. Now FOOD & WINE offers its delicious recipes, simple wine-buying advice, great entertaining ideas and fun trend-spotting in a spectacular digital format on Kindle and Kindle... read more

Experience FOOD & WINE magazine on the Kindle Fire. Subscribe and get your first 30 days free.FOOD & WINE is for readers who are passionate about food and drinks and looking to be inspired by creative chefs and winemakers. Now FOOD & WINE offers its delicious recipes, simple wine-buying advice, great entertaining ideas and fun trend-spotting in a spectacular digital format on Kindle and Kindle... read more

Esquire

Hearst Magazines

Esquire is the original and leading men's lifestyle magazine. Esquire's award winning editorial covers everything a man needs to know each month including the latest on style and clothes, what's new in cars, culture and entertainment and advice on money matters. Who Reads Esquire? Esquire is a magazine for affluent and successful men. It is a magazine geared toward men who dress themselves, ha... read more

Esquire is the original and leading men's lifestyle magazine. Esquire's award winning editorial covers everything a man needs to know each month including the latest on style and clothes, what's new in cars, culture and entertainment and advice on money matters. Who Reads Esquire? Esquire is a magazine for affluent and successful men. It is a magazine geared toward men who dress themselves, ha... read more

Dallas Morning News

A H Belo

The Dallas Morning News keeps you up to date with what's going on in Dallas – all at your fingertips. Our Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism and photography showcases the best that Dallas has to offer while covering the stories that impact you and your life. The digital edition includes investigative and community journalism, in-depth local and national coverage from SportsDay, as well as enter... read more

The Dallas Morning News keeps you up to date with what's going on in Dallas – all at your fingertips. Our Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism and photography showcases the best that Dallas has to offer while covering the stories that impact you and your life. The digital edition includes investigative and community journalism, in-depth local and national coverage from SportsDay, as well as enter... read more

Global Traveler Magazine (June, 2018) The Wellness Issue

Global Traveler

Global Traveler Magazine (June, 2018) The Wellness Issue Embark on a quest for wellness at the world's finest spas.

Global Traveler Magazine (June, 2018) The Wellness Issue Embark on a quest for wellness at the world's finest spas.

NY DAILY NEWS

L.P. DAILY NEWS

New York's hometown newspaper has enjoyed tremendous growth since it was started in 1919. Serving Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, Connecticut, and even parts of Pennsylvania and Florida, The Daily News offers its readers quality editorial content from Pulitzer Prize and Polk Award winning writers, including Lupica, Daly, Louis, Myers, Madden and mo... read more

New York's hometown newspaper has enjoyed tremendous growth since it was started in 1919. Serving Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, Connecticut, and even parts of Pennsylvania and Florida, The Daily News offers its readers quality editorial content from Pulitzer Prize and Polk Award winning writers, including Lupica, Daly, Louis, Myers, Madden and mo... read more

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