Awards & Honors

2016

2015

  • Winner, Academy of American Poets University Prize
  • Winner, Philadelphia Stories' Sandy Crimmins Award
  • Winner, Sigma Tau Delta Convention Award
  • Winner, Roxana Rivera Memorial Poetry Award
  • Runner Up, LitQuake Writing Award
  • First Honorable Mention, Spoon River Poetry Review's Editor's Prize
  • Finalist, Yemassee's Pocataligo Poetry Prize

2014

  • Winner, Winning Writers' Tom Howard Poetry Contest
  • Winner, Jabberwock Review's Nancy D. Hargrove Award
  • Winner, Ruminate's Janet B. McCabe Poetry Prize
  • Winner, Kentucky Women Writers Conference Betty Gabehart Prize