Awards and Publications



Runner Up – Big Sky, Short Prose: Flash Contest, Cutbank Literary Magazine.


Finalist Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Award, Cutthroat Journal of the Arts.

Finalist –  Proximity Magazine 2017 Essay Prize  All finalists will be included in a forthcoming anthology. The October prize issue is online at Proximity Magazine.

Winner – Creative Nonfiction Prize  Selected as the winner of Silver Creek Writers Residency/Storyfort  “The Wild West Literary Contest” in the creative nonfiction category.



“A Posture of Grace” creative nonfiction short prose, forthcoming in Cutbank Literary Magazine spring issue #88.


“Sorting Skins” lyric prose, a creative nonfiction piece, featured in the Fall issue of Watershed Review 

“Vagabond” an article about my search for writing spaces is included in the April, 2017, issue of Thoughtfuldog. Read it here.