Recognition and Awards

Trillium Book Award for English Poetry Finalist, 2017, “A Mingus Lullaby”
Publishers' Favorites – Canadian Poetry 2016, Oratorealis, “A Mingus Lullaby”
Wanted Works finalist 2016, Grey Borders – “Tuesday,” Novella Manuscript
Black History Month Reading Guide 2016, Open Book Toronto – “A Mingus Lullaby,” Poetry
Top Content Producer April 2015, Digital Journal, Online Content/Journalism
Monica Ladell Award Short List 2013, Scarborough Arts, Poetry
Mid Summer Recommended Read 2011, Open Book Toronto – “Bending the Continuum,” Poetry
Award of Excellence 2000, CKCU FM, General Music Programming, Community Radio