Awards and Nominations

Wigleaf Top 50 Very Short Fictions — Lions in the Amazon, June 2021

National Flash Fiction Day New Zealand Micro Madness, Shortlisted — You Promise Me the Moon, But You’re No Jimmy Stewart, May 2021

Craft Literary 2020 Creative Nonfiction Award, Finalist — Heirloom Varieties, May 2021

The Great Festival Flash Off Signature Challenge, Winner — Teenage Kicks, April 2021

Retreat West Quarterly Flash Contest ‘Bridges’, First Prize — Girls of Summer, March 2021

Janus Literary Story Prize, Shortlisted — A Baby Born En Caul Can Never Drown, March 2021

Bath Flash Fiction Award, Commended — Always Down a Dirt Road, I’m Walking, February 2021

The Pushcart Prize, Nomination — This is How it Starts, National Flash Fiction Day, 2020

Retreat West 2020 Flash Fiction Prize, Longlisted — Sometimes Mommy Tigers Get Sick, December 2020

The Pushcart Prize, Nomination — Trip-trapping, New Flash Fiction Review, 2020

Best Small Fictions, Nomination — Holy Jesus, There’s a Nun in IKEA, Cheap Pop, 2020

The Bridport Prize in Flash Fiction, Shortlisted — 2020

BIFFY 50 2019-20 — Safety in Numbers, Retreat West

Reflex Fiction Flash Fiction Competition, Longlisted — A Piteraq is an Avalanche of Wind, Summer 2020

National Flash Fiction Day New Zealand Micro Madness, Shortlisted — On Ten Bay Beach, May 2020

Fish Flash Fiction Prize 2020, Longlisted — April 2020

My Fave Five: March 2020, selected by Jude Higgins — Bending Genres Blog

National Flash Fiction Day Micro Competition, First Place — When Neil Armstrong Walks on the Moon, 2020

BIFFY 50 Microfiction Competition, Highly-Commended — My Dog Hasn’t Shit in Days, February 2020

Bath Flash Fiction Award, Shortlisted — Pill Babies, February 2020

Retreat West Monthly Microfiction Competition, Second Place — Safety in Numbers, January 2020

SmokeLong Quarterly Flash Fiction Fellowship, Finalist — December 2019

Best Microfictions, Nomination — Havasu Falls, National Flash Fiction Day, 2019

Best Small Fictions, Nomination — Here is the Church, Flash Flood Journal, 2019

The Bridport Prize in Flash Fiction, Shortlisted — 2019

Best of the Net, Nomination — You Don’t Have to Feel It, Barren Magazine, 2019

Bath Flash Fiction Award, Longlisted — Waxing After Waning, June 2019

National Flash Fiction Day Micro Competition, Second Place Winner — Havasu Falls, June 2019

Fiction Editor’s Pick, Barren Magazine, Issue 8 — You Don’t Have to Feel It, April 2019

Bath Flash Fiction Award, Shortlisted — Women Get Hungry, February 2019

Little Bird Contest, Runner-up — Self-sufficient Women, judged by Neil Smith, May 2015