Raising Rocks” 1st Place Winner, Creative Non-Fiction, National League of American Pen Women’s Soul-Making Keats Literary Competition 2017. 

“Into The Fire” Semi-Finalist. Tucson Festival of Books Literary Awards. Tucson, AZ. 2017.  

Night So, Safe Home.” The Common Online, ed. Jennifer Acker (Amherst College Press), February 2017.

“A Love Song: Walking on the edge of myth in Ireland.” The Best Travel Writing Volume 11: True stories from around the world, ed. Larry Habegger, James O’Reilly, Sean O’Reilly (Palo Alto, CA.: Travelers’ Tales Guides), October 2016.

“Keys To The Kingdom: Quick Trips: Key West For Foodies” – Travel Article

The Kitchen God’s Wife – Food Blog

8 Seasonal Recipes, Newburyport Portrait of a Restaurant, ed. Brian Smeastad (Portsmouth, NH.: Blue Tree), 2006.

“6 Simple Solutions For Running Your Own Restaurant”  – Magazine Side Bar

“Portrait of the Chef as an American” – Interview

Raising Rocks.” Six Hens: True words by women, ed. Marcy Burstiner, Suzanne Galante, Issue 7, December 2016.

“The Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum” – Travel Article

“When Roads Rise To Meet You.” Nowhere Magazine, ed. Porter Fox (Nowhere Publishing), April 2015.

“Game Over! A fairy tale foretells the end of the American dream” Game Of Thrones Opinion Piece 2014.

“Beware The Butterflies!” – Illustrated Letter to the Editor 2014.

Puddles of Poems: A Read Aloud  or Alone Then Write Your Own Poetry Book – Children’s Book Proposal 2013

“My Mother’s Roasting Rhymes Again” – Children’s Poems 2012.

“Who’d You Steal Your Ideas from?” – Academic Writing 2010.

“Breathing Underwater” – Short Story Excerpt 2009.

“Woodworking.” Charles River Review, ed. Kimberly Ann Park, Issue Fourteen, Number One (Cambridge, MA.: The Harvard University Extension School Writing Program), 2008-2009.