Wigleaf‘s Top 50 Longlist of best fiction from 2012
Two stories in Wigleaf‘s Top 50 Longlist of best fiction from 2011
Winner of the Writers’ Bloc 2010 sacrifice-themed fiction contest
Two stories selected as storySouth Million Writers Award Notable Stories of 2010
Story selected as storySouth Million Writers Award Notable Story of 2009
Winner of Fred’s Diary travel essay contest (2015)
*For a complete list of award nominations, please click here.
Two stories nominated for Sundress Publications Best of the Net Anthology (2011, 2015)
One story nominated for The Best Small Fictions Anthology 2017
Memoir editor at Split Lip Magazine
Benefactor & contest reader for the 2016 Split Lip Magazine Livershot Memoir Contest
Reader at PANK Magazine
Guest editor at SmokeLong Quarterly
Editor-in-chief / Philanthropist at El Chapo Review (El Chapo Review never charges submission fees and pays authors $500 for winning pieces, and at least $100 per piece. We always try to pay close to $1 per word.)
The Ritalin Orgy (2013) referenced in The International Review of Neurobiology, VOLUME 120: The Neuropsychiatric Complications of Stimulant Abuse
Multiple nomination mention at Why Do Genre Magazines Dominate The Million Writers Award?
*Black Marlin Release.