Sparks, Susan

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Experienced Journalist, Editor, and Ghostwriter

Writing Stories of Transformation and Change for Plant-Based, Green Solutions, Sustainability, and Healthy Lifestyle Clients

I’ve spent my career telling stories: for years as a journalist, then as a ghostwriter of 24 books ranging including personal transformation, memoir,  mindset, alternative health, business leadership, real estate.

I’m a ravenous reader and researcher who loves to immerse herself in new ideas, topics, and projects and learn all I can from those I write for.

My experience in news and feature writing for print, radio, and digital media means you benefit from my skills as a listener and interviewer. I will adopt your mission as my own to ensure you are reflected authentically in the pages that reach your readers.

I’ve worked with hybrid publishers and self-published authors and have extensive experience with ghostwriting, editing, and publishing prep for entrepreneurial compilations.

Located In: Indiana (Eastern Time Zone)

Specialties: Ghostwriting full-length and ebooks for How-to, Memoir, Self-Help & Wellness, with a passionate focus on serving those in the Healthy Living through Green Solutions, Environmental Change, Plant-Based/Vegan, and Mind-Body markets.

Extensive experience writing website copy, articles, sales pages, press releases, and author media kits.

Developmental Editing for entrepreneurial compilations with multiple authors and hybrid publishers.

Years of Experience: 25+

Memberships: Association of Ghostwriters, AWAI, Editorial Freelancer’s Association, Professional Writer’s Alliance, Indiana Writer’s Center

Awards: Naval Chief of Information (CHINFO) News Story Award, Living Now Book Award Silver Medalist (Jenkins Group), USA Best Book Award Parenting/Family: Organizers & Planners 2012 (USA Book News).

Books Authored: The Student Life Jacket, Letters From a Healing Heart, contributing author to Overcoming Mediocrity Vol III, and Gift of Inspiration

Books Ghostwritten: Over 24 including business how-to, alternative health, sales techniques, real estate, brainstorming, student loans, and brain-boosting techniques.

Newspapers: The Pacific Navigator, Great Lakes Bulletin,

Magazine:  Farm & Ranch Living, Military Wife, All-Hands, VOLUNTEER! and numerous custom publications.


The first step in your book journey is to talk with me and see if it's a good fit. Email to start the conversation.

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Indiana (Eastern Time Zone)