“…readers will find achingly real heroines to identify with and learn from.”
Quill and Quire, September, 2002
“Leaving the Iron Lung”, Vicky Metcalf Award 1999
and 2nd Prize The Toronto Star Short Story Contest 1998
“The Piano Lesson” winning story in Up All Night, Thistledown Press.
“No Missing Parts” 2nd Prize The Toronto Star Short Story Contest 1997