‘… to understand the world knowledge is not enough, you must see it, touch it, live in its presence and drink the vital heat of existence in the very heart of reality.’
– Teilhard de Chardin

Welcome to Michele Gierck

Michele Gierck is an author, specialist memoir writer, a professional biographer, and an educator, who accepts private commissions. Michele is also an insighful interviewer and an inspiring speaker. 

Michele’s unique talent is to really listen and collaborate closely with people or organisations to write their story in their voice, their style and their tone. ( She works as either author or ghost writer.)  


Michele has worked with, and written for, some of Australia’s top entrepreneurs, philanthropists, families, and community organisations, all of whom have been enriched by the process, and delighted with the finished product. 


Thinking of writing a book? Not sure where to start? Or looking for someone to write your story? If you’d like Michele, a highly experienced non-fiction author (a member of the Australian Society of Authors), to write your story, or help you write, please email Michele via the contact page on this website. A couple of sessions with Michele, online at the moment, could kick-start your creativity!


Recent praise for Michele’s book writing, or help writing memoirs.

‘I am indebted to Michele Gierck for her guidance, incredible insight and structural ability so that my story flowed, resulting in the completion of a magnificent outcome, both as a literary achievement and quality of the finished book. I can confidently recommend Michele as a true professional.’ 

Sam Tarascio, Founder and Executive Chairman of Salta Properties, one of Australia’s Top 50 privately-owned companies.

( Autobiography ) 

‘Michele genuinely loves what she does. This is evident not only by the finished product but the way she goes above and beyond throughout the lengthy process of writing a book. I highly recommend Michele.’ Tracey Hughes  (Biography – Family History ) [More endorsements]


Michele is also an entertaining and engaging speaker, on radio, on literary panels, or as a keynote speaker in Australia, the USA and Canada. She captivates audiences, allowing them to see the world with fresh eyes, and in doing so to explore their personal and professional lives. For any speaking, workshop or webinar inquiries, you can write to Michele via the contact page of this website.