2020-2021 – I have been named a judge for the Page Turner Awards (Young Writer Award category).
December 2020 – My blog was named one of the Top Autism Bloggers of 2020 by twinkl!
September 2020 – My poem “Eviction” was featured in The Art of Autism’s 5th Annual Art & Poems for Peace Initiative.
2020 – Throughout 2020 I have partnered via social media with the LifeAid No Vet Alone suicide prevention charitable organization.
October 2019 – My poem, “That Kind of Girl”, was published in the literary anthology, “Smitten, This is What Love Looks Like: Poetry by Women for Women” by Indie Blue Publishing.
January 2019 – I was named an official board member of the International Board of Sensory Accessibility!
October 2018 – Two of my artworks were featured in Healers Magazine!
August 2018 – My drawing, “A Soft Place to Land”, won honorable mention in the Disability Legal Rights Center Art Contest, run in conjunction with the Art of Autism website.
April 2017 – My children’s book, “Creepy, Funny & Just Plain Weird: Stories and poems for kids”, was a finalist in the 2016 Wishing Shelf Awards and won the bronze medal for the 9-12 year old age category!
March 2017 – My drawing, “Yoga Girl”, won a contest to be featured in an upcoming textbook entitled “Educating Students with Autism: Partnering with Families for Positive Outcomes”, published by Sage Publications, and written by Robin LaBarbera (Professor and Director of Special Education at Biola University).
September 2016 – My poem, “Labels”, was featured in the 2016 “Poems for Peace” project compilation!
March 2016 – My artwork and poetry were chosen to be featured in the “Barking Sycamores: Year One” literary anthology.
April 22-24, 2015 – Three of my artworks were chosen to be featured in the 2015 HANDS in autism “Hidden Talents: Celebrating Abilities through Exposition” art exhibit at the IUPUI campus hospital in Indianapolis, IN.
October 2014 – Two of my drawings and three of my poems were chosen to be included in the literary anthology “Not Dead Yet: An Anthology of Survivor Poetry”.
July 2014 – Two of my drawings and five of my poems were chosen to be included in the literary anthology “Uncommon Minds – Autism poetry, prose and short stories“.
June 7, 2014 – Several of my artworks were chosen to be featured in the “Artists of Autism” exhibit at the Art House Gallery in Wakefield, UK.
May 2-30, 2014 – Several of my artworks were chosen to be featured in the “Inside/OUT, Art as Healing Therapy” exhibit at the ArtServe Center in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
April 21-23, 2014 – Two of my artworks were chosen to be featured in the 2014 HANDS in autism “Hidden Talents: Celebrating Abilities through Exposition” art exhibit at the IUPUI campus hospital in Indianapolis, IN.
December 2011 – My children’s ebook, “Weezie, the Elephant with Allergies“, was chosen to be featured by 5-Star Books, who pride themselves in spotlighting only the best indie fiction!