Previously Published Work, Training & Awards

  • Listed entry in Polar Expressions Publishing short story contest – published in “Our Town” Anthology. Published story title: Don’t Pop ‘Til You Get Enough.
  • Short story L.A.M.E. was longlisted in To Hull And Back short story contest 2019.
  • Won 2nd place in Writers Weekly 24 hour Short Story Contest – published online. Published story title: REWIND. 2019. READ NOW on my Blog!
  • Children’s Book Illustration course – Red River Community College. 2019.
  • Published long poem in Make Us Holy Newsletter. Poem title: The Barbwire Fence. 2006.
  • Won 1st place in Transcona Literacy Centre (TLC) “So you think you can write” contest. Published short story title: Awakening. 2006. Also shortlisted in Eden Mills Writers Festival Contest 2019. READ NOW on my Blog!
  • Received Fine Arts award/grant (high school).
  • Won 1st place in MB Skills Canada photography competition (high school).
  • Published several sketches in an informational booklet distributed for young people (high school).
  • Published 3 poems in an anthology of verse (poetry contest in grade school).