Awards and Publications:
“Assurance” in Page and Spine
“Santiago” in Thema Literary Magazine
“Salvage” in Freeze Frame Fiction
“Cryonics” in Silver Blade
“Cave Paintings” in Mock Turtle Zine
“Grounded,” first place in the Calvin College Festival of Faith and Writing Poetry Contest. Displayed in the Center Art Gallery April 2014.
“A Hymnal Note” in Time of Singing
“Parallel Bars” in Ultimate YA.
“Muse” in Black Heart Magazine
“Pompeii” in Torrid Literature Journal
“Chef’s Log” on the Dayton Daily News website.
“Heaven’s Declaration” in Kingdom Pen.
“Nostalgia” in 100 Word Story
Regional Gold Key in the Scholastics Art and Writing Award
Finalist in The Overture Awards for my poetry collection, Teardrops and Trumpets.
Graham Greene Award in the ACM Short Story and Poetry Contest for my story “The Diary of Never.”