Working loosely in the genre of the travelogue, she is increasingly interested in the possibilities of narrative non-fiction to extend and blur genre boundaries. A committed trade unionist, she is well acquainted with the gamut of issues facing those who earn their living through words: the need for fair and prompt pay, the protection of copyright and the ongoing necessity for writers to acquire new skills and professional knowledge. Having recently ventured into self-publishing for the first time, she is acutely aware that the digital revolution brings unprecedented challenges and opportunities for authors. She blogs at www.thesecretlifeofgod.net and tweets at @alexklaushofer. Her personal website is at www.alexklaushofer.com.