About Kristine

Kristine has written hundreds of articles that have been published in print and online in newspapers, newsletters, magazines, and web sites. These have ranged from newspaper columns about personal computing to personal experience pieces to book reviews. As a professional writer, her career has spanned more than a decade and her credits include technical documentation such as admin manuals, standard operating practices, and support site content. She has also provided both online and traditional publicity services to clients including SEO, analytics, and writing marketing collateral such as press kits and press releases. She served as Editor-in-Chief of a start-up newsmagazine and authored help systems for telecommunications test equipment. But wait! That's not all. She also spends a ton of time hiking in the great outdoors hiking. See her "starpine9.com" photo blog for a few great images.

She says that occasionally someone will ask her, "Why 'starpine9'? What's the significance of that?"

Well, simple, starpine.com was already taken.