An Imaginary Affair

       New England Book Award -2022(Runner-Up)

Writing for Bliss
       Best Books Award – 2018
                Self-Help: Motivational Category
Feathered Quill Book Award – 2018
First Place (Self-Help) – 2018
Second Place (Inspirational Books)
Healing With Words
Mom’s Choice Awards – 2011
Winner (Adult Memoir/Biography)
        Best Books Award – 2010
                Finalist (Health/Cancer)
Writers and their Notebooks
Eric Hoffer Award – 2011
Winner (Academic Press)
Foreword Magazine – 2010
Finalist (Anthologies)
Writers on the Edge
Foreword Magazine Book of the Year – 2012
Finalist (Anthologies)
Regina’s Closet
Mom’s Choice Award – 2009
Winner (Adult Nonfiction)
Allbooks Review Editor’s Choice – 2009
Foreword Magazine Book of the Year – 2008
for Memoir
Dear Anais: Poems
Reader Views Readers Choice (Poetry) – 2009
Allbooks Review (Poetry) – 2009
Article/Poetry Awards
“My Muse, Your Muse: My Friendship with Thomas Steinbeck.” New Millennium Writings. November 2019.