Jessica started freelance writing 2009 after working as a medical editor and federal grant preparation assistant, and training in linguistics, audiology, stage acting, and voice acting. The topics she's written about have ranged from gardening, home improvement, art, and languages to alternative health, fad diets, medical conditions, and franchising. She has a B.A. in linguistics and an M.A. in communication sciences and disorders (concentrating in audiology), and she's studied everything from animation and audio editing to astronomy and California anthropology. She's written under the pseudonym "Suzanne S. Wiley."