Kristen Kemp

Writing Services

I Can Write for You

Need a writer? I can write for you! I’m available for writing freelance articles, blog posts, press releases, manuscripts, marketing copy and just about anything else that requires commas and periods. People often ask me about rates. That is a really good question.  

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CafeMom

I was the Healthy Living editor and writer for CafeMom‘s website shortly after the company launched their popular blog, now called The Stir. While there in 2009, I was trained on basic HTML, CMS and SEO best practices. I was responsible for pitching timely ideas at our weekly meetings, and I wrote five blog posts […]

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Articles I’ve Written

For the past 15 years, I’ve written for several national publications such as Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Self, Men’s Health, Marie Claire, American Baby, Publisher’s Weekly and The New York Daily News. I’ve also posted hundreds of blogs–reported pieces, humor and essays. Below, I’ve posted several examples of my work. Ghosts of a Memoir, Publisher’s Weekly Managing […]

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Barista Kids

In August, 2008, I created a hyperlocal parenting blog called Barista Kids because I was new to town, and I was not in the know. I longed for a resource to learn about preschools, pools and to connect with other parents. I imagined a website that could be the suburban family’s one-stop shop for all […]

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Healing Sisters

In 2009, I joined forces with Stacey Lannert to start a non-profit organization called Healing Sisters. I edit the website. I believe I can help Stacey help sexual abuse survivors. On our blog, you can read about Stacey’s life as she recovers from years of sexual abuse. You can read other people’s personal stories of […]

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Redemption

I was lucky to be the coauthor on my most ambitious project yet, one that changed how I think and see the world on an everyday basis. (Buy Redemption here. Or here where you can check out reader reviews.) “When I decided to look, I found more love and compassion than I ever imagined existed. […]

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Breakfast at Bloomingdale’s

My favorite, most frivolous adventure inspired by my love of sewing. (Buy Breakfast at Bloomingdale’s here. Or here where you can read reviews.) Kat’s come to New York City with a dream: to be a big fashion designer and to see her name on a label in Bloomingdale’s. When she was stuck Upstate, she imagined […]

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The Dating Diaries

A book that was inspired by my hometown of Jeffersonville, Indiana, which is right outside of Louisville, Kentucky. (Buy The Dating Diaries here. Read more about it here.) Ten dates. Five weeks. A buoyant and observant PUSH comedy about having a long-term relationship end — and discovering what life is like outside of it. Katie […]

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I Will Survive

Writing this book was pure fun and excitement. It’s for all the times I wanted to take revenge, but of course, didn’t. (Buy I Will Survive here. Read more here.) Poor Ellen. Her boyfriend is cheating on her … with her best friend. Her other (male) best friend is in love with her when he […]

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Healthy Sexuality

I wrote this book to teach younger school age kids about the birds and the bees. (Buy Healthy Sexuality here.)

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