News & Awards

New published work!


Elizabeth Amon

Creative nonfiction, published in the Journal of Compressed Arts, Aug. 2021


“A layered and insightful exploration of how people seek meaning in careers and relationships.” –Starred Kirkus review for “High Dive.”

Recognition for my novel High Dive::

• The first chapter of “High Dive” won the grand prize in the New Millennium Writing contest for fiction.

• The novel was also a finalist in the Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association literary contest.

• “High Dive” was also a semi-finalist in the Hidden River Arts Eludia Award for Fiction.

• Short-listed for the William Faulkner Wisdom awards.