Publishing History and Writing Awards

Writing Awards

Grasshopper Grady Graduates won Judge's Choice Award in the Ontario Poetry Society’s Epic Proportions Poetry Competition, 2017.  

Harold the Homeless Hermit won a Canada Book Award, on April 25, 2017.  www.canadabookawards.com

 
Nutty Neighbours won a Canada Book Award on November 18, 2016.  www. canadabookawards.com


Gayle the Goose Goes Global won a Canada Book Award on September 4, 2016. www. canadabookawards.com


Ladybug won runner-up in the Ontario Poetry Society’s Ultra Short Poem Competition. The results were announced December 28, 2015. 

 
Someone’s Always Watching won an Award of Excellence with the Poetry Institute of Canada in their 2015 Open Ages Poetry Contest.

 
 
 
A Beautiful Life- A circular poem was be published in Fires of Autumn, published by the Poetry Institute of Canada. 2017/2018( ISBN: 978-1-926774-76-3)

Candy Land was published in the Literary Gourmet Revisited, published by The Ontario Poetry Society. 2016 (ISBN: 978-1-926495-34-7)

No Legacy Today was published in the Literary Gourmet Revisited, published by The Ontario Poetry Society. 2016 (ISBN: 978-1-926495-34-7)

Nutty Neighbours was published in the anthology, In the Wake of the Moon, published by the Poetry Institute of Canada. 2017 (ISBN: 978-1-926774-66-4)

Goldilocks in Locks was published in the anthology titled, Island Tides published by the Poetry Institute of Canada. 2017 (ISBN:978-1-926774-65-7)

My Shadow is a BIG COWARD was published in the anthology, Overture, published by Polar Expressions Publishing. 2017 (ISBN: 978-1-926925-49-3)

What Goes Around, Comes Around was published in the anthology titled, The Tracery of Trees published by the Poetry Institute of Canada. 2016 (ISBN 978-1-926774-58-9)
                                    
Canadian Way was published in the anthology verse titled, Spring’s Gentle Rain published by the Poetry Institute of Canada. 2016  (ISBN 978-1-926774-57-2)

Half for Me, and Half for You was published in the anthology verse titled, 
Where the Mind Dwells: Salvation. This is a multi-volume collection is published by Eber & Wein Publishing as a sister company to Poetry Nation. 2016 (ISBN: 978-1608804894)

 
Ladybug was published in the chapbook anthology titled,  The Ultra Best Short Verse 2015.  This chapbook was published by Beret Days and was compiled by the
 Ontario Poetry Society. (ISBN: 978-1-926495-22-4)


A Bug’s Beauty was be published in the anthology verse titled, Waking Dawn published by
Polar Expressions Publishing. 2015(National Library of Canada, Ottawa ISBN 978-1-926925-40-0)

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