Susan M. Heim

Susan M. Heim is a longstanding author and editor, specializing in parenting, women’s and Christian issues. After the birth of her twin boys in 2003, Susan left her desk job as a Senior Editor at a publishing company and has never looked back. Being a work-at-home mother allows her to follow her two greatest passions: parenting and writing.

Susan’s published books include the Chicken Soup for the Soul: Devotional Stories series; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for Writers; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Finding My Faith; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Here Comes the Bride; Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Matters; Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Twins and More; Boosting Your Baby’s Brain Power; It’s Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence; Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year; and Twice the Love: Stories of Inspiration for Families with Twins, Multiples and Singletons.

Susan’s articles and stories have appeared in many books, websites, and magazines, including TWINS Magazine and Angels on Earth. Her blogs include: Susan Heim on Parenting at and Susan Heim on Writing at She is the founder of TwinsTalk, a website with tips, advice and stories about raising twins and multiples, at

Susan and her husband Mike are the parents of four sons, who are in elementary school and college! You can reach Susan at [email protected] and visit her website at Join her on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest by searching for @ParentingAuthor.