Every week, we celebrate noteworthy achievements and upcoming events happening within the She Writes Press community in our “Friday High Fives!” 

From author interviews to launch parties, we are shining a light on a few of the fantastic things happening in our world.

If you have coverage you’d like to share (that hasn’t already been sent or shared), a new award to your name or an event planned, please let Leila know at leila@sparkpointstudio.com and we’ll get you included in an upcoming Friday High Fives!

Carol E. Anderson wrote a deeply personal essay for The Huffington Post and she was featured in Curve Magazine.

Carol E. Anderson, author of You Can’t Buy Love Like That, wrote a letter to her late father in The Huffington Post. Carol was also featured in Curve Magazine.

Linda Dahl’s essay was featured on Parent.co

Linda Dahl, author of The Bad Dream Notebook wrote an eye-opening essay on what she learned from her daughter’s struggle with addiction.

Rebecca Faye Smith Galli shared her story with OptionB: “It was in these seemingly small breakthroughs and tiny glimpses of progress that my hope and faith began to be restored.”

Rebecca Faye Smith Galli, author of Rethinking Possible, was featured on OptionB, a website founded by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook.

Venetian Blood by Christine Evelyn Volker was highlighted in Bookstr and Strand Magazine

Bookstr named Venetian Blood by Christine Evelyn Volker as a suspense novel you should devour this summer. Christine Evelyn Volker also shared her favorite books set in Venice with Strand Magazine. Christine also shared one of her favorite Italian appetizer recipes with Maria Liberati.

Parent Deleted by Michelle Darné received a rave review from The Huffington Post.

Huffington Post said Parent Deleted “has heart, it has guts, it has pain, and it has the clear light of our essential human condition.” Read the full review here.

Miracle at Midlife by Roni Beth Tower was featured on Black Pepper.

Black Pepper‘s top 5 winter reads included Miracle at Midlife by Roni Beth Tower.

Meg McGuire was featured in First For Women.

Meg McGuire, author of Blinded By Hope, shared 10 things you may not know about having a child with bipolar disorder.

Andrea Jarrell was showcased on Southern Living and The Rumpus.

Andrea Jarrell‘s memoir I’m The One Who Got Away was featured in a round-up from Southern Living and on The Rumpus.

Eliza Waite by Ashley Sweeney was named the 2017 Nancy Pearl Book Award winner.

Congrats to SWP author Ashley Sweeney, her novel Eliza Waite won the 2017 Nancy Pearl Book Award.

Barbara McDonald’s Slipsliding by the Bay was featured in The Mercury News.

Slipsliding by the Bay by Barbara McDonald was featured alongside other books with San Francisco settings in The Mercury News.

SWP author Jill McCorskey Coupe took a writing retreat in Taos, New Mexico.

Jill McCorskey Coupe, author of True Stories at the Smoky View, received feedback from John Dufrense and 5 other on her upcoming novel – the class photo by Garry Kravitt is pictured below:

Have something to share in the next Friday High Fives? Be sure to email leila@sparkpointstudio.com.

2017-08-03T22:49:28+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Categories: Friday High Fives|

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