Who Is Susan M. Heim?

From Chicken Soup for the Soul: Twins and More

Who Is
Susan M. Heim?

Susan M. Heim is an author and editor, specializing in parenting, multiples, women’s and Christian issues. After the birth of her fraternal twin boys, Austen and Caleb, Susan left her 8-to-5 job as a Senior Editor for a publishing company and has never looked back!

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Twins and More is Susan’s fifth published book. Her other books include It’s Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence; Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year; Twice the Love: Stories of Inspiration for Families with Twins, Multiples and Singletons; and Boosting Your Baby’s Brain Power. Susan has two books scheduled for publication in the fall of 2009: Chicken Soup for the Soul: All in the Family and Moms of Multiples’ Devotions to Go. She has many more projects in the works, including a book of devotionals for women. She also hopes to venture into fiction writing in the future!

Susan’s articles and stories have appeared in many books, magazines and websites. Susan writes an online column for Mommies Magazine called “Loving and Living with Twins and Multiples.” She shares her thoughts and experiences about raising children in today’s world through her blog, “Susan Heim on Parenting,” at www.susanheim.blogspot.com. Susan is also an expert on twins and multiples for AllExperts.com and ParentsConnect.com, and a parenting expert for SelfGrowth.com.

Susan is the founder of TwinsTalk, a website where parents share tips, advice and stories about raising twins and multiples, at www.twinstalk.com. She is a member of the National Association of Women Writers and the Southeastern Writers Association.

Susan is married to Mike, whose ever-present support enables Susan to pursue a career she loves. They are the parents of four sons—two teenagers and twin preschoolers. You can reach Susan at [email protected] and visit her website at www.susanheim.com.


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