Susan Dennis lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina. For the last twelve years, she has been sharing her stories about her life with Charlie and exhibiting his work before enthusiastic gatherings. She runs a management consultancy that designs and produces work for public health research, named Susan Charles Prints, Inc. — the company named by Charlie shortly before his death. The Swing: A Muse’s Memoir about Keeping the Artist Alive is her first published book. Her first novel, The Secret Field, was published in April 2022.

Susan wrote a guest post on writing a memoir at Women Writers, Women’s Books.

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