Poet, Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer
Publications & Prizes
Mary Wade Seybold Prize in English Literature and writing at Illinois College, Jacksonville, Illinois: won 1970 and 1971.
Winner of the Ann Woodbury Hafen Prize, given by the Poetry Society of Colorado, 1977.
Teaching assistant grants, taught two sections of Introduction to Creative Writing at the Univeresity of Colorado, Boulder,1978-1979 and 1979 to 1980.
The Eleventh Muse, First Place winner of their contest, nominated for a Pushcart Prize, 1987.
Finalist in the Nimrod Poetry Contest, Tulsa Council on the Arts and Humanities, 1986.
Embers, First Place winner of their contest, nominated for a Pushcart Prize, 1987.
Arts and Assembly of Boulder Grant, Boulder, Colorado, 1988.
Writer's residency at Ucross Foundation, four weeks, Clearmont, Wyoming, 1988.
Neodata Foundation, received a writing grant, 1990.
Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, New York, New York, Katherine Sharp Rachlis Memorial Grant, 1990.
Writer's residency at Hedgebrook Cottages, six weeks, Langley, Washington, 1992.