Distinctions

Won a Pushcart, 2014.

Selected for Best American Poetry, by Guest Editor Denise Duhamel

Winner of the 2012 Vinyl 45 Chapbook Contest for Yes Yes Books.

Winner of the 2012 Discovery/Boston Review poetry prize.

Winner of the Ohio State University Press Poetry Prize for Fair Copy.

Selected for Best New Poets, 2011, by Guest Editor D.A. Powell.

Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, June 2011

Summer Literary Seminars Merit Based Fellowship, Summer 2011 (refused).

Jay C. and Ruth Halls Poetry Fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2010-2011