About Susan McCorkindale
Susan McCorkindale is a motivational TEDx Speaker, author of two amazon bestselling memoirs, and host of the online series, “Flaws Are the New Black.”
Her first book, Confessions of a Counterfeit Farm Girl, chronicles her move – with her husband and two sons – from suburban New Jersey to a 500-acre beef cattle farm in the wilds of Virginia. Her follow-up, 500 Acres and No Place to Hide: More Confessions of a Counterfeit Farm Girl, is both heartbreaking and side-splittingly funny as our favorite fake farm girl navigates her husband’s very real cancer diagnosis.
A popular keynote speaker known for her high-energy, humorous, and captivating presentations, Susan speaks frequently on the topics of resilience, grief, and the role of humor in helping people bounce back and stay back.
Flaws Are the New Black
From the Blog
I love my little community. I think ninety percent of the people here showed up for my husband's memorial service last spring, and not one of them has forgotten that next month marks the one-year anniversary of his death. I guess I'm thinking about this today because...
Realtors will tell you location is everything. Martha Stewart will tell you presentation is everything. But honestly, people? It's punctuation that's everything!
My new piece on the Huffington Post, "The Morning I Removed the Rings," is raising a bit of a ruckus. As I write this there are just about 117 comments and I'd love yours. Feel free to leave it here or on the Huffington Post site. Thanks!