Poetry book manuscript Woman Putting on Pearls named a finalist or semi-finalist for eight different book contests, including the 2016 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition, the 2016 Pleiades Press Editor’s Prize, and the 2015 Anhinga Press Philip Levine Prize for Poetry.

Prize: Honorary award

Granting OrganizationsSouthern Illinois University Press, Pleadies Press, Anhinga Press