I’m a book collaborator for professionals who want to develop, write and publish a title of their own. I ghost-write and co-author books for professionals in the business, healthcare and arts industries. I authored a series of home and garden books published by Quayside. I’m hired by book publishers who need a writer to develop existing content, collaborate with a subject matter expert, or write a book from start to finish.

Business & Leadership

Collaboration with Sandy Manson, Jay Nisberg and Gary Shamis
Simple, effective strategic planning for your business and life.

Talent Mindset
The Business Owner’s Guide to Building Bench Strength
Collaboration with StacyPsyD

Talent Mindset inspires leaders to set a talent strategy and engage talent across the enterprise so people become a company’s greatest competitive advantage.

Craft & Lifestyle

Dog Lover’s Daily Companion
365 Days of Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Living a Rich Life with Your Dog
This inspiring handbook is filled with 365 helpful tips, easy-to-build projects, practical advice, and insight into the canine-human relationship for all dog owners to use every day of the year.

Cat Lover’s Daily Companion
365 days of Insight and Guidance for Living a Joyful Life with Your Cat
Whether you’re a cat owner yourself or someone who just loves all things cat, this book will provide you with a lifetime’s worth of ways to enjoy and appreciate cats, whether or not you have a house full of cats, or just a shelf full of books.

Wine Lover’s Devotional
365 Days of Knowledge, Advice, and Lore for the Arden Aficionado
Jonathon Alsop

A year-long collection of insight and eclectic for the passionate wine lover.

The Potter’s Studio Clay & Glaze Handbook
An Essential Guide to Choosing, Working and Designing with Clay and Glaze in the Ceramic Studio
Jeff Zamek

Jeff Zamek explains theory, procedures and ceramics practices in simple, straightforward terms useful to potters at all skill levels. The handbook will help readers master everything from choosing a high-fire clay to applying a high-impact engobe.

Home & Garden

Green Guide for Artists
Nontoxic Recipes, Green Art Ideas, and Resources for the Eco-Conscious Artist
In the Green Guide for Artists, Karen Michel inspires artists to make better eco-conscious choices within their work and their studios and shows them how. Kristen Hampshire writes about ten artists practicing studio sustainability in the gallery portion of the book.

Hobby Farm
How to Create and Maintain Your Hobby Farm or Great Estate
his book is packed with practical guidance and inspiring possibilities that capture the romance of the hobby farm. This is a highly attractive but hardworking book that’s designed to be as inspirational to the big-backyard folks who dream of upgrading as it is to those who are already living the hobby farm lifestyle.

52 Backyard Landscaping Projects
Designing, Planting and Building the Yard of Your Dreams One Weekend at a Time
From creating container plantings to building a pergola, design your outdoor room with this helpful how-to guide.

Stonescaping Made Simple
Bring the Beauty of Stone into Your Yard
With David Griffin, a professional landscape architect, this book features inspiring design ideas, information on how to complete projects yourself, and the tools you need for each job.

John Deere’s Landscaping & Lawn Care
The Complete Guide to a Beautiful Yard Year-Round
This illustrated reference book provides homeowners with practical information to handle their lawn care needs and protect their most valuable asset. It addresses landscaping questions and provides inspiring weekend projects.

Health & Wellness

The Cleveland Clinic Guide to Sleep Disorders
Collaboration with sleep medicine expert Dr. Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer
Everything you need to know to get a good night sleep.

The Cleveland Clinic Guide to Menopause
Collaboration with Dr. Holly L. Thacker, director of the Center for Specialized Women’s Health
This guide debunks myths about hormone therapy, discusses bone health, underlines women’s health issues and discusses why women can’t afford to go to the doctor without the facts, especially in mid-life. A champion for women, Thacker breaks down the issues in a practical, upbeat and inspiring way. Her message: Women don’t need to be martyrs.