Dreams Come TRUE: Niver’s News: June 2022

Dreams Come TRUE: Niver’s News: June 2022

June News 2022 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: This month I was a finalist at the 64th Southern California Journalism Awards for book critic! It was my TWENTIETH (20th!) nomination and I have won FIVE times so far! I am now represented by Chip MacGregor of MacGregor Literary, Inc.  I went on a dream … Continued

Speaker at Turkish Consulate: Niver’s News: May 2022

May News 2022 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: Thank you to Gizem and her Turkish Coffee Lady Foundation for inviting me to be the keynote speaker at Premier of the “Turkish Coffee Tales of Anatolia” documentary at the Turkish Consul General’s Residence. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lisa Niver … Continued

Happy Holiday Humor from Melissa Rivers!

Congratulations to my University of Pennsylvania classmate, Melissa Rivers, on her new book, Lies My Mother Told Me: Tall Tales from a Short Woman! Enjoy the excerpt below about celebrating the holidays with the Rivers. Hag Sameach! Happy Passover! Excerpt from Lies My Mother Told Me by Melissa Rivers. Courtesy of Post Hill Press. Happy Holidays! My … Continued

Start with Small Steps: Niver’s News: March 2022

March News 2022 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: My thoughts are with the people of the Ukraine and their incredible president, Volodymyr Oleksandrovych Zelenskyy. Many people have asked how they can help–here are six articles I published with ways to HELP:  #StandWithUkraine GoFundMe with Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Airbnb and Flexport Help the … Continued

Reimagine Your Life! Niver’s News: June 2021

June News 2021 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: What will you do next with your life? During COVID, we have been waiting. Many of us have been inside wondering when things would start to open again. California has changed so much this month. Masks are not mandatory. Gyms are open. I went to … Continued

AND THE WINNER is: Lisa Niver for NAEJ Book Critic!

Thank you National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards! I am honored to win 2nd place as BOOK CRITIC! Thank you Los Angeles Press Club! Thank you to my editors at Ms. Magazine: Roxy Szal and Carmen Rios. Thank you to Glennon Doyle for Untamed. Thank you to my editor at Wharton Magazine: Richard Rys. Thank … Continued

Taking Flat Ben, the Penn Quaker, out on the town!

I wish we were all together this week in person for PENN HOMECOMING!I loved going to the University of Pennsylvania. I loved living in the Quad and I loved learning about Benjamin Franklin! So when The Power of PENN campaign sent out a Penn Ben ala Flat Stanley to take around and photograph I was … Continued

#SafeAtHome We Said Go Travel News March 2020

March News 2020 with We Said Go Travel: I hope you and your family are #safeathome together and staying healthy. These past weeks have been challenging and have reminded me of being in New York City after September 11 when the travel company I worked for, Renaissance Cruises, went bankrupt in 8 days. I was disappointed … Continued

Hudson Yards Vessel by Lisa Niver

May 2019 WSGT News: Speaking Up Metro Women’s Leadership Summit

May News 2019 with We Said Go Travel: Thank you Carmen Rios and Ms Magazine for publishing my article: “What Growing Up X Taught Ilyasah Shabazz About Feminism“ Come to Metro Women’s Leadership Summit with Travel Media Showcase and hear both Ilyasah Shabazz and I speak June 7, 2019. Use code: WSGT2019 for discounted tickets. Click here to register. Workshop #10: Wonder Woman … Continued

We Said Go Travel

We Said Go Travel