Finalist in Five Oaks Press Chapbook competition, 2015
Pushcart Prize nomination, 2014
Semifinalist in the Sundress Press chapbook competition, 2013
Best of Section Award for my essay “Young and Driven: How to Draw Out and Preserve Passion in the Early Stages of Creative Writing Pedagogy” which I presented at the 2013 KPA conference
[Hooked Through] is full of deep, mysterious grief. Reading these poems truly makes you feel hooked, lifted, and raw.
Interview with Speaking of Marvels blog: Click here