Palmarès

Literary Accomplishments:

– Author of Hugging This Rock: Poems of Earth & Sky, Love & War (Middle West Press, 2017)

– Winner: Nonfiction for the Veterans Day edition of the Columbia Journal for the story “The Big Red One” in November 2017.

– Author of two e-books: Outside Duluth and Down In It.

– Winner: 2017 COL Darron L. Wright Award for Poetry for the poem “Air Born” through the literary journal Line of Advance.

– Winner: 2016 COL Darron L. Wright Award for Poetry for the poem “The Stars and Stripes is Free” through the literary journal Line of Advance.

– Winner: 2015 Lake Superior Writers Annual Contest (Short Story) for “Trail Through the Tamaracks.”

– Honorable Mention (Creative Nonfiction): The Talking Stick (Vol. 24), September 2015, for “Buckle Up.”

– Pushcart Prize Nomination (Creative Nonfiction): Sleet Magazine editor, Susan Solomon, for “Chemical Warfare,” Spring 2014.

– Honorable Mention (Poetry): The Talking Stick (Vol. 22), September 2013, for “Bubble.”

– 3rd Place (Short Story): 2011 Lake Superior Writers Annual Contest for “The Iron Ranger.”

– Honorable Mention (Creative Nonfiction): The Talking Stick (Vol. 18), September 2009, for “Grace from a Monk’s Hood.”

 

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