No matter the destination, never regret the journey


July 8, 2016 Video Feature of READ, WATCH, LISTEN:

“The Read is from a young lady in Pennsylvania who knows a thing or two about finding light within the darkness.  I had an opportunity to hear her speak last October and knew right away that we’d be seeing a lot more of her in years to come.” CCS

Spirit Is In The House


2015 Indie Excellence Book Awards Finalist
2015 Journey Awards Finalist
• 2015 Bronze winner of the Non-Fiction Book Awards
2015 Spirited Woman Top 12 Book Pick for Spring
• 2015 London Book Festival HM
• 2015 Amsterdam Book Festival HM
• 2015 Paris Book Festival HM
• 2015 Hollywood Book Festival HM
• 2015 New York Book Festival HM
o New York Book Festival Acceptance Speech at the Grolier Club in Manhattan:

Heaven Has No Regrets, written by Tessa Shaffer, was honored at the 2015 New York City Book Festival Awards. Books in many genres from around the world were honored at the Manhattan event at the Grolier Club, one of the oldest libraries in New York that houses many rare documents and books from history.

Tessa Shaffer’s Author Spotlight Interview on Good Day PA:

Magazine Features:
Spectacular Spring Read in the 2015 April issue of Girl’s Life Magazine

Published Articles:
“6 Tips for Healthy Grieving” “3 Ways Writing Can Become a Tool for Healing”
The Indie Chicks Magazine “Break Up With Your Fears” 
The Indie Chicks Magazine “Follow Your Yellow Brick Road” 
PennLive “Four Key Tips to Reach Your Goal” 

Featured Interviews:
Literary Lightbox Indie Spotlight
The Writers Block Interview
Jera’s Jamboree Interview