Contests & Awards
Bluecat Screenplay Competition
David & Goliath, 2017, Quarter-finalist (272 quarter-finalists out of 3272 entries)
Writer’s Digest – Top 100 in each category named. Both years I entered there were over 12,000 entries with 8 divisions.
Miss Mississippi, 1998, Television/Movie Script division., 63rd in the top 100
Still Waters, 1996, Television/Movie Script division, 51st in the top 100
Austin Heart pf Films
Charlie’s Christmas Carole, 1998, quarter-finalist
Miss Mississippi, 1987, quarter-finalist
Charlie’s Christmas Carole, 1997, semi-finalist
Still Waters, 1996, quarter-finalist
College Bound, 2006, Lamia Ink! Inc. First place.
Out of Balance, 2005, Creative Writing Graduate Award-Drama. Honorable Mention (2nd place), WMU English Dept. Judge: Charles Smith, Ohio University
The Funeral Question, 2004, Lamia Ink! Inc. Finalist
The Elevator, 2004, Creative Writing Graduate Award-Drama, WMU English Dept. Judge: Jeremy Dobrish, New York.
Fuss and Feathers, 1990, Georgia Romance Writers, Maggie award (unpublished), 3rd place (Later published as The Man on the Romance Cover, and Determined Hearts)
Fuss and Feathers, 1990, Romance Writers of America, Golden Heart (unpublished division), semi-finalist
Cross Country Fire, 1998, Romance Writers of America Golden Heart (unpublished), semi-finalist
Cross Country Fire, 1989, Romance Writers of America Golden Heart (unpublished), semi-finalist
“Grandma’s Reflection,” 1989, Tallahassee Writer’s Association, (unpublished division) 1st prize
“Recapture Your Feelings,” 1989, Tallahassee Writer’s Association, (published division) 2nd prize
“Seasons of First,” 2002, SunnySide Up Publishing, finalist
“50,” 2001, Kellogg Community College literature contest, 1st place