- Two times Second Place finalist in Authors Red Room Writing Contest with Mary Sue Seymour, literary agent.
- Honorable Mention in Great Beginnings Contest
- Love Romances Reviewers’ Choice Award for With Love from Sam,
- Ecataromance nominee Reviewers Choice Award for books entitled Surrender, Burning Reflections, and In This Life
- Winner Kick Butt First Line Contest sponsored by New York Times Bestselling Author, Jaime Rush
- 2nd Place Winner Past Loves Contest
- Top Ten Runner-Up Women on Writing Summer Flash Fiction Contest