Brawler Lit: Good Samaritan 

And you holler, yeah, you holler, not whisper or tread lightly on the world like the white powder as it falls from the sky, but you scream, you yell so loud even the ghosts recoil, so loud you forget you were here to clean.
— Recipes for Survival, Page 304

Cleaver Magazine: "This is Not a Story"

Construction: "Recipes for Survival, Page 304" 

GASHER Journal: Unwinding

Irish Pages: “Time Away” (reprinted - Winning Writers)

Pink Monkey Magazine: "The Hunt"

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Eleven tornadoes, miles of flooding — life had a way of pushing through the tumult, of wanting to know more deeply the parts of the self that survive.
— Islands Form

Atticus Review: "To Perform"

Los Angeles Review of Books’ PubLab: “The Mentor”

The Bear River Review: Perched

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Entropy: “Islands Form"  

StoryQuarterly: "Synchronicity and the Imagination

VIDA Review: "An Ending"

VIDA Review: Violences in Language

 DIN Magazine: “My Son”

Matter Magazine: “Pasta”

Yemassee Journal: “Bi-coastal'“

Ecology Center: "Walmart Jewelry Shelves Stocked with Lead"

The Establishment: “How the Meat Industry Exploits Toxic Masculinity (reprinted - AlterNet and Compassionate Man, Issue 06)

Hook Magazine: "Profile: Wayne Garrison"

As I reread the poems, I found my loneliness not only as a valid, fully embodied experience, but one that could reveal the complexity of longing.
— VIDA Review

Finalist - Socially Relevant Film Festival New York Screenwriting Competition (2019)

Semifinalist - Atlanta Film Festival Screenwriting Competition (2019)

Quarterfinalist - ScreenCraft Film Fund (2018 & 2019)

Nominee - Sundress Publication's Best of the Net Anthology, Fiction (2018)

Nominee - Sundress Publication's Best of the Net Anthology, Nonfiction (2018)

Poetry Scholarship - Orion Magazine's Environmental Writers Workshop (2018)

Teaching Assistantship - Rutgers University (2016-18)

Carlisle Family Scholarship - Community of Writers at Squaw Valley (2017)

Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest - Honorable Mention (2016)

Bear River Writers Conference Scholarship (2015)

Quinn Creative Writing Prize - University of Michigan (2015)

Hopwood Award in Screenwriting - National Finalist (2015)

Hopwood Award in Short Fiction - National Finalist (2015)

Cowden Memorial Writing Fellowship - University of Michigan (2014)