Homesick Island” – Beacon Street Nonfiction Prize 2021 – Redivider Journal
“Midnights in Cairo with Celine Dion” – Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference Contest Nonfiction Third-Place
Anne G. Locascio Scholarship (Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference)
Tales of a Woman Coach” – Notable Mention in the Best American Sports Writing Series (2018)
The River My Father Promised” – Nominated for Pushcart Prize; Notable Mention in the Best American Essay series (2017)

Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference (Mendocino Coast, Ca, USA)
Storyknife Writers’ Retreat (Homer, Alaska, USA)
Disquiet International Literary Program (Lisbon, Portugal)
Anam Cara Retreat (Kenmare, Ireland)
El Gallinero (Granada, Spain)