Publications & Prizes
Second place in Poets of the Palm Beaches annual competition,
Second in an annual online Board competition,
Best Poem of the issue in Boxcar Poetry Review,
second place in Moonset Journal's annual haiku contest, (2007)
Sakura Award at the Vancouver Cherry Festival 2018
commended in the Sharpening the Green Pencil Contest 2018.
First place in Mandy”s Time tanka contest 2018 and second place 2018, plus other awards.
Six Pushcart Prize nominations for free verse poetry (one in 2008; two in 2009, one in 2017, two in 2018
commendations: Katikati annual contest (2012)
H.Gene Murtha Senryu Contest ( short list) 2018
AHS (Australian) spring 2018 haiga kukai (nonseasonal): highly commended
Ito En Bronze Award 2018