Category Archives: Awards

Any fiction awards that I have received are included in this category.

“I Know a Weapon When I See It,” was one of the top 5 winners in The Miracle Poetry Competition, 2013, through ‘Miracle Ezine,’ out of Bombay, India, September, 2013

http://miracleezine.wix.com/miracle-e-zine#!miracle-poetry-competition/cm9o I Know a Weapon When I See It was in the top 5 winners of the Miracle Poetry Competition-2013 through Miracle Ezine out of Bombay, India, Sept. 2013 Thank you so much, Guntaj Arora!

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“Prick of the Spindle” open competition 2 is now available on ebook. I won 1st and 2nd prize, July 2013

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00DXN41YM Prick of the Spindle Open Fiction Contest 2 is now available for purchase on ebook. I won 1st and 2nd prize. Thank you so much, Cynthia Reeser!

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Won 1st & 2nd place in Prick of the Spindle Open Fiction Contest, July 2013

http://www.prickofthespindle.com/pages/fiction_open.htm Won 1st & 2nd place in Prick of the Spindle Open Fiction Contest 1st place: Half A Lotus2nd place: The Trench Thank you so much, Cynthia Reeser!

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Won the ‘Twin Antlers Collaborative Poetry’ Contest through Artistically Declined Press. “Bare Bulbs Swinging,” to be published in 2014

http://mad.ly/3abcb3 Won the Twin Antlers Collaborative Poetry contest through Artistically Declined Press. Bare Bulbs Swinging by Meg Tuite, Michelle Reale and Heather Fowler will be published in 2014! Thank you so much, Ryan W. Bradley!

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My story “Snoopy Time” was nominated for a Pushcart prize by Literary Orphans, Dec. 2012

http://www.literaryorphans.org/?wpb_portfolio=pushcart-prize-nominations-2012 Snoopy Time was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Literary Orphans, Dec. 2012 Thank you so much, Mike Joyce, for the honor!

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Received a Pushcart nomination for my poem “Lots of Swamp Out Here,” from the Deadly Chaps Series, Joseph Quintela, November 2012

Received a Pushcart nomination¬† for my poem “Lots of Swamp Out Here,” included in my chapbook, Reverberations, published by Deadly Chaps Press, Joseph Quintela, November 2012 Thank you so much, Joseph Quintela

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“Pretend That Your Children Are Simpler Versions of You,” was nominated for a Micro Award by Stone Highway Review, October 2012

My story, Pretend That Your Children Are Simpler Versions of You, was nominated for a Micro Award by Stone Highway Review, October 2012. Thank you so much, Mary Stone Dockery and Amanda Hash!

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“How To Disturb the Eco-System of the Misappropriated,” was the winner of the Thumbnail Magazine competition, August 2012

http://www.flashdrive.thumbnailmagazine.org/2012/07/how-to-disturb-eco-system-of.html How To Disturb the Eco-System of a Misappropriated Erection was the winner of Thumbnail Magazine’s 4th competition. Thank you to all who read, liked, commented and voted! Thank you, Michael Dean Anthony, for publishing it in the August issue, … Continue reading

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“Garbage Picker of Memory,” was nominated for a Pushcart prize by Valparaiso Fiction Review, Dec. 2011

http://scholar.valpo.edu/vfr/vol1/iss1/4 My story “Garbage Picker of Memory” was nominated for a Pushcart prize by Valparaiso Fiction Review, Dec. 2011 Thank you so much, Jonathan Bull and Edward Byrne

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“Dad’s Strung Out Women Blues was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by A-Minor Magazine

http://aminormagazine.com/2011/03/28/dad%E2%80%99s-strung-out-women-blues/ My flash piece “Dad’s Strung Out Women’s Blues” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, published in A-Minor Magazine (March, 2011) Thank you to Nicolette Wong for nominating me and Sheldon Lee Compton for publishing it!

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