Awards & Honors

 

 

 

2021

  • Semi-finalist in Tulip Tree’s annual “Stories That Need to Be Told” contest (for short story, “An Affable Man.”
  • Semi-finalist in the 2021 Elixir Press Fiction Award (for novel, “The Empathy Academy“).

2019

 

2018 

 

2017

  • Third place for “Letters from Dad” in the 2017 “Hard Times Contest” from The Writers’ Workshop.

 

2014

  • Honorable mention in the 2016 Memoirs Contest from The Writers’ Workshop for “The Hate Game,” published in The Good Men Project.

 

2013

  • Screenplay “Play” was a finalist in the 2013 Acclaim Scripts Film Contest, a semifinalist in the 2013 Screenplay Festival contest, and a semifinalist in the 2013 Filmmakers International Screenwriting Contest.