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!

Andrea Jarrell, author of I’m The One Who Got Away, shared with LitHub her journey from a New York Times Modern Love feature to becoming a published author. Also, Town and Country Magazine named I’m The One Who Got Away by Andrea Jarrell as one of the best new books of September!

Michelle Darné, author of Parent Deleted, did a radio interview with Dr. Terri Orbuch (The Love Doctor) about her book and the struggle of parent alienation.

Sherry Stanfa-Stanley, author of Finding My Badass Self, appeared on Full Plate on ABC13 in Toledo, Ohio.

Danielle Wong, author of Swearing Off Stars, was featured in Diablo Magazine’s40 Under 40.”


Diane Rios, author of Bridge of The Gods, shared the magic of middle readers with WeHeartWriting.


Author Linda Dahl (The Bad Dream Notebook) was featured in a profile on Tapinto.net.


Carlyn Montes de Oca (Dog As My Doctor, Cat As My Nurse) appeared on KABC with adoptable pup Athena. Watch it here. Carlyn also appeared on KTLA, which you can watch here.


Karen Elizabeth Lee’s  The Full Catastrophe was named as a finalist in the Narrative Non-Fiction Chanticleer awards. Congrats Karen! View the full list here.


Lizbeth Meredith, author of Pieces of Me, shared lessons crises taught her with IPPY Magazine.

Joy on Paper podcast interviewed Ann Z. Leventhal (Among The Survivors).

Silver medal – Role Reversal by Iris Waichler – category: caregiving
Silver medal – I Know It In My Heart by Mary E. Plouffe – category: inspirational memoir female
Bronze medal – Living a Spiritual Life in a Material World by Anna Gatmon – category: enlightenment/spirituality.

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

2017-10-02T19:59:56+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: Friday High Fives|

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