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All About Me...


Sally Friscea resides in Melbourne, Florida, after finally marrying for the first time at the age of fifty. Prior military, she is now s a bookkeeper and financial counselor. She is a multi-genre award winning author who completed two children’s picture books, and her first adult suspense novel, but also enjoys shorter works of nonfiction and articles.


Currently, she is working on a sequel to her first suspense novel, a speculative dystopian novel and a nonfiction (self-help) book on menopause.


You can find her blog Hope in Waiting on her website and she’s a member of Word Weavers International (Orlando Chapter). When she’s not bookkeeping, counseling on finances and entering the real estate world with her new husband, Sally enjoys spending time with family and friends, scrapbooking and doing crafts, which she sells on Etsy.




Sally Friscea is a multi-genre award winning author who has previously written two children’s picture books—one is Pigs aren’t People, a story of a little girl who learns about sharing her possessions and time with children who have less (2013 FCWC Award); the other, Manners, is a rhyming book of manners. She has written works of poetry, articles and short stories, Hard Fall (2015 Tapestry Award).


The suspense book, Deep Breaths, a Samantha Mason Murder Suspense, is her first completed novel (2013 FCWC Award). She is currently working on the suspense sequel, Welcome to the Gun Show (2016 Tapestry 1st Place Award, 2018  FCWC Honorable Mention), a dystopian novel, The Second Rebellion—A New Normal (2019 FCWC Award) and a nonfiction (self-help) book on menopause, Over the Hill and Careening down the Other Side (2019 OHCWC 1st Place Nonfiction). 


In 2016 the Lightning Blog of Splickety Publishing Group published her flash fiction story, A Study of Refelction, Sherlock’s Moriarty. She won a 2019 contest for inclusion in an anthology, Blessings in Disguise, with a nonfiction story on how menopause-related sleep issues led her to finally getting married at the age of fifty. In 2019 she had a devotion published on the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), When Fear Knocks on Your Door, based on the true story Life on the ISIS Kill List (2016 Tapestry Award). You can find her blog on her website.