Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert – Ghostwriter

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


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.
Action & Adventure Classics
Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Inspirational Travel
English (CAN) English (US)
  • Pearl Award
  • Technical Writing

Work experience


Jul, 2010 — Present

D Custom Publishing

Mar, 2008 — Jul, 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).




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

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 matter... 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 ... 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. B... read more
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... read more
Softcover book

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