Awards and Publications


2017 – Proximity Magazine 2017 Essay Prize Finalist August 4, 2017, Proximity editorial team announced the nine finalists for 2017 Essay Prize. Judges Adriana E. Ramírez (Essay) and Ted Conover (Narrative Journalism) will select winners (and a few additional finalists) who will be included in the October prize issue; all finalists will be included in a forthcoming anthology.

2017 – “The Island” selected as the winner of Silver Creek Writers Residency/Storyfort  The Wild West Literary Contest in the creative nonfiction category. The entire essay is now posted in its entirety.


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