I choose joy over fear,
and brave over perfect.

author. storyteller. life coach.

“Breathtaking. Raw. Real. This is a memoir about what it means to have a voice. When Rinehart loses her ability to speak, she learns to listen to herself.”

Jen Pastiloff, author of On Being Human

AVAILABLE NOW !

Order a Copy Learn More

My Story

I’m a writer. ultrarunner. activist. mom. I dive into discomfort and teach how to swing for the bleachers in life. Welcome to my home on the web. I’m so happy you’re here! If you were at my real home, you’d have to move kids’ stuff off the couch and make your own cup of tea anyway, so get comfortable where you are and read more of my story

 

Susie at TEDx Boulder

 

CTV Your Morning (Video)

Inspiring new memoir details reality of living through devastating tumour diagnosis Read more

Worry Fast

Intermittent fasting from food is all the rage. But have you ever tried a Worry Fast? Take a break from worrying and free up your… Read more

A Canoe Teaches Balance; Surrender Experiment Part II

In July, while I was on my Surrender Experiment, there were too many layers of uncertainty for me to handle with grace. Kurt was out… Read more

Get the Inside Scoop!

Be the first to hear about book tour events and win prizes.
As my gift to you, I’m sending over my FREE Short Guide to Being a Good Friend in a Crisis.