Competitions Won and Placed
2014 Short Listed Momaya Press UK Mauritius Tangerine and Onion.
2014 Short listed Fish Publishing, Ireland. “See all Evil, Hear all Evil, Speak None”
2013 Short listed Flash fiction Fish Publishing, Ireland. “ Into the Hornet’s Nest”
2013 Honourable Mention Momaya Press, UK Competition “The Best of Alfred’s Life”
2007 Short listed in the 13th International Fish Publishing, Ireland. Short Story Award with the story "Mauritius, Tangerine and Onions"
2005. Second place winner short story titled, "He" in Spinetingler magazine Exceptional Very Short Story contest. Canada
2004. Long (A) listed in 11th International Fish Publication Short Story Competition for story titled, "Life in Alfred's House" UK 100 from 1800 entries
2004. A highly commended result in the Sheila Ryan Short Story Competition for "Remembrance" Australia
2002-3. Short-listed for the Marion Eldridge Award 2002-3 based on "Cuff Linked Memories" first chapter. Australia
2002 Winner of the Hal Porter Short Story Competition for "Mauritius, Tangerine and Onion". Australia
2002. A highly commended result in Auswrite's Short Story competition "Mauritius, Tangerine and Onion". Australia and New Zealand
2001. Winner of a short story competition, "The Joy of Raising Roses" for "My Say" in Gardening Australia, published in the December Issue. Australia