Bettering American Poetry: Poem "Fish Love" originally published in Issue 2 of The Mantle. 2018.
Pushcart Prize Nomination: Poem "Fish Love" originally published Issue 2 of The Mantle 2017.
Pushcart Prize Nomination: Poem "Pack" originally published in Issue 3 of Inklette Magazine. 2016.
Voted as one of ten best poems on the web by blogger ZouxZoux. 2018
Invited Panelist for SBF
Invited to read for Southern Festival of Books in Nashville. 2018.
Poem Voiced into Film Teasers
Her poem "Beasts" in voiceover for Cold Snap, a short film directed by Michael Butts. 2017.
Guest Host on Rank & Vile Podcast
Invited to discuss her debut chapbook Skin Splitting, the horror genre, and the rankings of popular horror films. September 5, 2017.
Poem Written into Short Film
Her poem "After Each Episode of Hopalong Cassidy" written for script of Quitting, a short film directed by Michael Butts. 2017.
Her poem "Before Coined America’s First Serial Killer, H. H. Holmes Steals a Cadaver for our Date" winner for short poem contest. Featured in Dying Dahlia Review, issue Summer 2017.
Selected as a featured artist on the platform FeaturedPoet.com to discuss her writing achievements and style. 2016.
First Place in Poetry Contest
Winner of Floodmark Poetry's White Elephant Poetry Contest with her poem "My Stepdad Willy Interrupts my Brother's Story about Catching some Teenager Shoe Thieves to tell us about the Time he was Thirteen." 2016.
Poetry manuscript noted by The Fool for Poetry International Chapbook Competition as one of the highly recommended submissions. 2016.
First Place Graduate Student Writing Award
Judge David Giffels for the essay "The Baby Train." Emerson College. 2013.
Finalist in Flash Fiction Contest
Judge Pablo Medina. "Living Stories." JP Reads. 2013.
Rachel Maddux Baker Creative Writing Award
Nominated for and presented to by Barry Kitterman. Austin Peay State University. 2010.
Creative Writing Scholarship
Awarded competitive scholarship for writing. Austin Peay State University. 2008–2011.
Invited Reader for Bread & Words Benefit
Invited reader for 16th annual charity benefit. Austin Peay State University. 2010.