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"Duck Ugly." Short List. FBCW Literary Writes Contest. March 2020.

"Porch Poems." Long List. Room Magazine. Poetry Contest, 2019. 

“Wake.” Earle Birney Prize for Poetry, PRISM international, 2019

First Peoples' Cultural Council Individual Artists, grant recipient. 2019

“As If Penelope.” Long List. Federation of BC Writers. Literary Writes, poetry, 2018


“New Medium.” Long List. PRISM international, Grouse Grind Lit Prize for V(ery) Short Forms, 2017

Centre for Studies in Religion and Society, Community Fellowship. University of Victoria, 2017

“The Impulse.” Honourable Mention. Canadian Authors Association Victoria, Flash Fiction, 2016


“The House on Strathnaver Avenue.” Long List. PRISM international, Creative NonFiction, 2015


“The Girls I Grew Up With.” Honourable Mention. This Magazine, National Poetry Competition, 1998

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"A Perspective On Women" and "Beneficiaries of a Genocide." Arc Magazine, Response to Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. Summer 2020.

"Smoke." League of Canadian Poets, Tending The Fire Chapbook. April 2020.

"Wake." Festival of Literary Diversity. April 2020.

“Jet Lag.” Vallum 17.1, "Home" issue. Spring 2020.

"Blue Shard." Open Minds Quarterly, Open Themed issue. Fall 2019.

“The Weight of Snow.” Sweet Water: Poems for the Watersheds (Yvonne Blomer, ed). Caitlin Press, forthcoming Spring 2020.

"Lasts." Grain Magazine 46.5. Indigenous Writers & Storytellers issue. Summer 2019. 

"The Cast," "Walk On The Left Hand Side," and "I Want To Sleep In You." CV2 Magazine 42.1 Summer issue. 2019.

“Wake.” PRISM international 57.1 "Dreams" issue, Fall 2018. (Pushcart nomination).

“Dialogue as Seditious Act.” Dis(s)ent, (George Elliot Clarke, Sanita Fejzić, eds.), In/Words Magazine & Press, 2018.



“The Impulse.” Applebeard Editions, Release Any Words Stuck Inside You II Anthology. Fall 2019.

“The House on Strathnaver Avenue.” The Fieldstone Review, 2017.

“Under the Covers.” The Sun, Readers Write column, November 1996.

Readings & Performances

"The Weight of Snow." Sweetwater: Poems For The Watersheds, Book Launch, Munro's Books, Victoria, BC. March 18, 2020. 

"Wake." First Peoples House, University of Victoria, March 2019.