Some Dark Familiar, Sundog Poetry Book Award, 2021 First Runner-up, judged by Vievee Francis

"The Angel Oak", Minerva Rising, 2020 Pushcart Prize Nominee
 

"The Robin's Egg", 2020 finalist, Smartish Pace Beullah Rose Poetry Prize

"What The Lake Knows", 2019 semifinalist, Crab Creek Review Prize, judged by Jericho Brown

"Old City Elegy", 2019 Atlanta Review International Merit Award winner

"Ode to My Kidney Bean (8 Weeks)", finalist, Sweet Lit 2019 Contest

"Opening Track for Sertraline" 2019 finalist, Jabberwock Review Editors Prize

"Ode to My Plum (12 Weeks)" 2017 finalist, Hunger Mountain's Ruth Stone Poetry Prize, judged by Major Jackson