Books:A Shared Voice
(Lamar University Press, 2013), Dixie Fish
(Ink Brush Press, 2011), Siren Songs from the Heart of Austin
(Ink Brush Press, 2010), Meeting the Dead
(University of New Mexico Press, 2007), Whispers in Dust and Bone
(Texas Tech University Press, 2003)
Gary Wilson Award for Short Fiction, 2011.
Batchelor Emerging Writers Series, Barton College, Featured Fiction Writer, 2010.
1st Annual Short Story Competition, Angelo State University Writers Conference in
Honor of Elmer Kelton, Winner, 2008.
Spur Award for Best Short Fiction, Western Writers of America, Winner, 2004.
Foreword Magazine Short Fiction Book of the Year, Silver Medal, 2003.
Free Times Colossal Short Story Contest, 1st place, 1999.
South Carolina Fiction Project, Winner, 1992.
South Carolina Fiction Project, Winner, 1990.