Crystal Ponti

Founder of, Creator of, Freelance Writer

Crystal Ponti is the founder of Forewordz,an eBook discovery service that helps book lovers find what to read next and authors build their platforms.She also owns Blue Lobster Book Co., a self-publishing boutique. Under Blue Lobster, she has published three anthologies including the parenting bestseller The Mother of All Meltdowns. Currently she is busy putting the final touches on her debut novel Keeper of Rayne, written under the pen name Lyncoln Rose. She is a member of Romance Writers of America, previously served on the Board of Directors for Independent Publishers of New England (IPNE), and is active in many publishing communities. She is also a freelance writer and blogger/creator at MommiFried, an award-winning blog for tired parents. Her work has appeared in The Independent (IBPA), Scary Mommy, YourTango, Club Mid, The Huffington Post, and she was part of the freelancing writing network 'The Mix' (Cosmo, Redbook, Elle, etc.). Fun fact: she once unknowingly worked out with Sean Penn. He was a quiet gentleman. She may have given him sass.