was chosen by Pauline Uchmanowicz for the Codhill Press Poetry Award. It was also a finalist for the National Poetry Series and the Nightboat Press Poetry Prize, as well as a semi-finalist for the Akron Poetry Prize and the Felix Pollack Prize.
The Bees Are Waiting
was chosen by Franz Wright for the Marick Press Poetry Prize, it won the First Horizon Award, and it has been named a Must-Read by the Massachusetts Center for the Book. It was a finalist for the T.S. Eliot Prize, the May Swenson Poetry Award, and the Del Sol Poetry Prize, as well as a semi-finalist for the Hudson Prize and the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry.
Other awards include the Barbara Bradley Award and the Arts and Letters PRIME Poetry Prize.