News & Awards


“A layered and insightful exploration of how people seek meaning in careers and relationships.” –Starred Kirkus review for “High Dive.”

Recognition for my novel High Dive::

• The first chapter of “High Dive” won the grand prize in the New Millennium Writing contest for fiction.

• The novel was also a finalist in the Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association literary contest.

• “High Dive” was also a semi-finalist in the Hidden River Arts Eludia Award for Fiction.

• Short-listed for the William Faulkner Wisdom awards.