For Immediate Release
January 9, 2014
Contact: Kirk Cunningham, Head Publicist: (801) 380-4503 | firstname.lastname@example.org
JFP Author Receives National Attention for Bold Article
PROVO, UT—The nation, and the world, is buzzing with his name: Doyin Richards.
Doyin, pronounced “Doe-ween,” is a “Daddy Doin’ Work.” Both the name of his blog and the title of his upcoming parenting book, Daddy Doin’ Work has gained major exposure with his “I Have a Dream” article. In this article, he outlined the surprising viral response to a picture he posted on his facebook page:
“At last check, the photo was shared over 4,800 times, received over 3,000 comments, and was liked over 190,000 times… The reactions, comments, and emails I received ranged from the overwhelmingly positive to the downright nasty.”
In the article, Doyin continued the with a bold call to action to fathers and mothers to revise their conception of fatherhood, and expressed his dream “that people will view a picture like this and not think it’s a big deal.”
The reaction to the article has been enormous. Millions have read it, and it’s been “liked” or shared on major social media platforms over 400,000 times. The media has taken notice, as well. His story and interviews have appeared on Huffington Post, Yahoo, Daily Mail, and much more. In addition, he’s scheduled to appear live on CTV, Katie Couric, the TODAY Show, and HLN, with more to come.
In light of the national attention, Jolly Fish Press has moved the release date for Doyin Richards’s upcoming parenting book, Daddy Doin' Work: Empowering Mothers to Evolve Fatherhood, to September 2nd, 2014.
For more information and to get in touch with Doyin Richards, contact his publicist, Kirk Cunningham, at email@example.com.