2023
Finalist, Blue Light Chapbook Prize
Semi-Finalist, Tulip Tree Humor Contest: If We Played Two Truths and a Lie

2020
 Pushcart Prize nomination! Brian Eno and the Buddha
 Origami Poems Project/Anthology of Kindness

Finalist, Joy Harjo Award: Soldierettes in Our Parents’ War
Cutthroat Journal

2019
Finalist, Joy Harjo Award: Preemie
Cutthroat Journal

Finalist, Best Opening Sentence: Magnets
Sunspot Lit

2018
Finalist, Ruth Stone Poetry Award: Safety in Numbers
Hunger Mountain

2015
Finalist, Peseroff Prize: Underbelly of the False Ballet
U. Mass, Boston

Shortlisted, Rubery International First Book Award
Boxing Without Gloves

2014
Semi-Finalist, Joy Harjo Award: Marco Polo
Cutthroat Journal

“The most read literary piece in the history of A & U Magazine:
Triptych for Christopher