AWARDS

We Shed Our Skin Like Dynamite (Guernica Editions, 2020) was a finalist for the 2021 ReLit Award for Poetry

"I cannot write this softly" published in filling station 73, is a finalist for a 2021 Alberta Magazine Award for Best Essay

What's so blank about it? from long con issue 3 nominated for a 2020 Pushcart Prize

2 poems, "Press 0 to speak directly to God" and "Stubborn Fucks," short-listed in Freefall Magazine's 2020 Poetry Contest

 

Winner, along with Bardia Sinaee, of The Capilano Review's 2019 Robin Blaser Poetry Prize

2 poems, "Bumpers" and "Perrenial", long-listed for The New Quarterly's 2019 Nick Blatchford Occasional Verse Contest

"Southern Belle" long-listed for Vallum's 2018 Poem of the Year

Honourable mention in The Fiddlehead's 27th Annual Literary Contest - Ralph Gustafson Prize for Best Poem - "Recurrent"

 

3rd place in 2017 Prairie Fire Poetry Contest for "What you actually lost"

 

ARC Magazine's 2017 Diana Brebner Winner for “Seeds”

Winner of Sawdust Reading Series April 2017 Poem-off; chosen by Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke

 

5th place award in Spring 2017 Causeway Lit contest for “September”

 

1st place in graduate poetry for the poem “Vegetables” in the 2013 Metroversity Creative Writing Competition

 

2nd place in graduate poetry for the poem, “Bone-Bed” in the 2012 Metroversity Creative Writing Competition