BOOKS (Author or Editor)

All Night, All Day: Life, Death, & Angels (Madville Publishing, June 2023) READ MORE

Pilgrim Interrupted (Brother Mockingbird Publishing, June 2022). READ MORE

John and Mary Margaret (Koehler Books, June 2021). READ MORE

The Pulpwood Queens Celebrate 20 Years! (Brother Mockingbird Publishing, December 2019). Susan edited this collection of 67 essays by authors and readers involved with the Pulpwood Queens Book Clubs. READ MORE

Friends of the Library (Koehler Books, August, 2019.) READ MORE

Southern Writers on Writing (University Press of Mississippi, May, 2018.) Susan edited this anthology which contains essays by twenty-six southern authors. READ MORE

Cherry Bomb (Dogwood Press, August 1, 2017). READ MORE

A Second Blooming: Becoming the Women We Are Meant to Be (Mercer University Press, March 2017). Susan edited this collection of essays by twenty women authors. READ MORE

Tangles and Plaques: A Mother and Daughter Face Alzheimer’s (eLectio Publishing, February 2017). This is a memoir. READ MORE




The Shoe Burnin’: Stories of Southern Soul( River’s Edge Media, 2013) – Essay by Susan Cushman: “Eat, Drink, Repeat: One Woman’s Three-Day Search for Everything”

Chicken Soup For the Soul: Navigating Eldercare (2021) – Essay by Susan Cushman: “A New Mother”

Work in Progress (2022) – Essay by Susan Cushman (chapter from an unpublished memoir): “Spandex and Leg Warmers” from Dressing the Part: What I Wore For Love (upublished)


“Meridian: Gypsies, Orphans, and Ghosts” in Deep South Magazine, October 31, 2018.