Awards

2010

Edge Hill Short Story Prize – (Shortlisted)
The Black Diamond Poetry Prize – (Joint 2nd)
Arts Council Bursary
The Irish Writers’ Exchange Short Story Competition – (Runner-Up) – IWE
Willesden Herald Short Story competition – (Shortlisted) – The Willesden Herald
2010 Irish Blog Awards – (Shortlisted for her blog Women Rule Writer)
1st Dublin Literary Death Match – Winner
Dublin Review of Books – Flash Fiction – (Shortlisted)

2009

Templar Poetry Pamphlet competition – Winner
iYeats Poetry Competition – (Commendation)
European Prize for Literature – (Shortlisted)
Frank O’Connor Intl Short Story Prize – Nude – (Shortlisted)

2007

Jonathan Swift Award – short story
Aidan Higgins Prose Competition – short story (Runner-up)
People’s College Writing Competition – short story (Runner-up)
Happenstance – short story (Shortlisted)
Phillip Good Memorial Prize – short story (Shortlisted)

2006

Dromineer Literary Festival Short Story Prize – short story
Frank O’Connor Intl Short Story Prize – To The World of Men, Welcome (Longlisted)
FISH Short Histories Two – short story (Shortlisted)
Willesden Short Story Competition – short story (Shortlisted)

2005

Hennessy Award – short story (Shortlisted)
Bibliofemme Story Award – short story (Shortlisted)
Firewords Poetry Award – group of poems – (Runner-up)
Hiberno English Poetry Award – poem – (Runner-up)

2003

Francis MacManus Award, RTÉ – short story
Cecil Day Lewis Award – short story
START Chapbook Prize – group of stories – (Shortlisted)