Writing Awards

My novel THE POACHERS’ CODE has won:

The 2017 William Faulkner Literary Contest

The 2017 Writers’ League of Texas’ General and Literary Fiction manuscript contest

RevPit unpublished manuscript contest (2017)

Writer’s Digest Dear Lucky Agent contest (2016)

Boston’s Craft on Draft contest (2016)

Sun vs Snow unpublished manuscript contest (2016)

Second Place Novel Beginnings contest (2017)

Short List Spotlight First Novel Competition (2017)

Finalist Pacific Northwest Writers Association, mainstream fiction (2017)

(STILL ACTIVE) Short List Santa Fe Writers Project 2017 Awards (2107)

Long List Retreat West First Chapters competition (2017)

Semi-Finalst Faulkner-Wisdom Award (2017)



Baptized in Blood  —  WOW! Women on Writing flash fiction contest (Spring 2017)

On Slickrock  — WOW! Women on Writing flash fiction contest (Spring 2017)

Honorable Mention WOW! Women on Writing flash fiction contest (Winter 2017)