Interview with Amy Maynard

What’s your name and where do you come from? Amy Maynard, Appledore, Kent

Tell us a little bit about the publication(s) you work for? I am freelance, but the publications I have written for include: The Telegraph, Daily Express, Psychologies, New! magazine, Country Homes & Interiors, House Beautiful, 25 Beautiful Homes. I am a features writer, specialising in interiors and true life stories.

When is the best time of day/week/month for someone to pitch a story to you? School hours, Tues-Thurs!

Do you need a press release or will a well thought out pitch email be enough for a story to get written? A personalised pitch email is preferable.

How many press releases do you receive on a weekly basis (roughly speaking)? 100

Name one of your favourite start-ups? Houzz

 

Quick fire round

Apple or Android?
Apple
Mac or PC? Mac
Apples for hands or melons for feet? Melons
Name two chocolate bars you would put together to make a super bar Yorkie and Picnic. I love anything peanut and chocolate related


Amy Maynard is freelance journalist and a features writer, specialising in interiors and true life stories. Amy has written for The Telegraph, Daily Express, Psychologies, New! Magazine, Country Homes & Interiors, House Beautiful, 25 Beautiful Homes.

Twitter: @AmyMJourno
Instagram: @amymaynard30
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amymaynardJPR/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amy-maynard
Website: www.amy-maynard.com