Awards

Winner, October 2018 Creative Juicing Contest, Sinkhole Magazine, “Man-Child”

Semi-Finalist, 2018 Two Sylvias Chapbook Prize, Judge Danez Smith, Bless the Wayward Boy,

Nomination, 2018 The Orison Anthology, “News From the Dead at Dozier School for Boys”

Finalist & Honorable Mention, 2016 Two Sylvias Chapbook Contest, Judge January Gill O’ Neil, Waiting for Rain

Nominee,2016Florida Book Award Nominee, According to the Gospel of Haunted Women,

Finalist, 2015 Gambling the Aisle Chapbook Contest, Field Guide for a Human

Winner,2015 Pioneer Prize for a poetry collection,According to the Gospel of Haunted Women

Winner, Prism ReviewPrize 2015, “War” and “Where Addiction Begins”

Nomination, 2015 Pushcart Prize, “My Nickname Was Frankenstein.” Nonbinary Review, Editor Lise Quintana, Zoetic Press

Nomination, 2015 Spring AWP Intro Journal Award

Nomination, 2014 Spring AWP Intro Journal Award

Nomination, 2012 Spring AWP Intro Journal Award

Outstanding Poet, 2012, University of Central Florida

President’s Honor Roll, University of Central Florida, 2010-2012

Certificate of Recognition, “Outstanding Achievement” in SOC 121, Section 0001, Anthropology, Anne Arundel Community College, 2009

Psychology Outstanding Student, 2007 Edison State College