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Bath Short Story Award, Shortlisted, Watching the Rotorangi Girls, Aug 2023

NZ Micro Madness, Flash Fiction Day, Shortlisted, House Clearance June 23

Scratch Books, Shortlisted, The Riddling Fish, June 23

Ellipsis Zine, Flash Collection, Longlisted, May 2023

Strands International, Longlisted, Flash, Last Night He Hit Me – awaiting final results

Strands International, Longlisted, Long Slow Day with Barocca and Pipis – awaiting final results.

Retreat West, Micro, Longlisted, Heart Ache, Theme ‘Collapse’, April 23

Retreat West, Micro, Longlisted, Lambing, Shearing, Branding, Theme ‘Season’ March 23

National Flash Micro Competition, Shortlist, Lovers Brief Tasting Notes, March 23

Reflex Fiction, Longlist, Flash Fiction, When the Christmas Cactus Blooms Jan 23

Retreat West Prize, Longlist, Flash Fiction, Laundry, Jan 23

Retreat West Prize, Shortlist, Micro, Postcard from Portugal, Jan 23

Cranked Anvil, Shortlist, Flash Fiction, Calculus, Jan 23

Retreat West, Longlist, Flash Fiction, Skimming, Jan 23



Furious Fiction, Longlisted Overseas Experience, Flash Fiction Challenge, Dec 22

Retreat West, Prize Winner, Christmas Countdown, Flash Fiction Wrong Christmas Dec 22

Fish Publishing, Longlist, Killing Time in Aberystwyth, Short Story, Nov 22

Flash 500, Shortlist, Flash Fiction, Green Apple and the Milkman, Nov 22

Globe Soup Honourable Mention, Short Story, Extending the Olive Branch, Oct 22

Globe Soup, Finalist, 7 Day Writing Challenge. Short Story, An Ill Wind Blows the Fantail Inside Genre Gothic, Oct 22

Free Flash Fiction Competition 11, Short List, Pumping at Piha September 2022

Globe Soup, Finalist, 7 Day Writing Challenge, Short Story, Genre Western, Theme, an unlikely friendship, Sept 22

Lucent Dreaming, Short List, Short Story, Salvage, August 2022  Anthology due May 2023

Globe Soup, Honourable Mention, Short Memoir, Maxmobile, July 2022

Retreat West, Short List, Themed Flash Fiction, Calculus, July 2022

Flash 500, Longlist, The Sun Still Insists Upon Rising, July 2022

Bath Short Story Award, Long List, Extending the Olive Branch, July 2022

Globe Soup, Finalist 7 Day Writing Challenge, Short Story, Genre: Crime.  Black, White & Bluey July 2022

Retreat West Runner-up Themed Flash Fiction (Forest). Disenchantment in Three Recipes June 2022

Retreat West Short List Diorama of a Better Little Life, Micro, Theme: shrink Jun-22

Free Flash Fiction Long List, Are you there?  June 2022

Writers Playground 4th Place 7 day writing challenge with criteria, Short Story. Twelve Etudes May 2022

Audrey Niven Long List Flash Fiction. Long Slow day with Barocca and Pipis, April 2022

Globe Soup Finalist Avis 7 day writing challenge, Short Story, Theme: Simple Twist of Fate, Genre: horror.   Last Train to East Avis April 2022

Globe Soup Finalist Micro Fiction, Theme, Orange/yellow.  Forget Me Not You Double Headed Two Faced Princess. March 2022

Reflex Fiction Long List Flash Fiction, The Outhouse at Port Waikato.  Feb 2022

Flash 500 Long List Watching Strictly, February 2022

Flash 500 Long List Improvisation, February 2022




Retreat West Long List Micro fiction. Theme: Bottles. Preservation December 2021

Retreat West Long List Micro photo prompt.  Trying to Grow Old in Peace October 2021

Retreat West Long List micro fiction.  Park Out In Andalucía October 2021

Hammond House Short List Short Story, Theme Stardust.  Where the Spiders Were September 2021

Retreat West Runner-up Flash. Theme: Echo. Air Cooled VW Baja September 2021

Globe Soup Finalist Micro fiction.  Theme: Envy.   Casting for Bigger Fish in the Sea August 2021

Retreat West Winner, Micro fiction.  Theme: Bloom. Regifting July 2021

Globe Soup Finalist Micro fiction.  Theme: Sloth.  'Working' From Home July 2021

Retreat West Long List Micro fiction, photo prompt.   Mummy Says Let's Keep A Secret From Daddy, June 2021

Globe Soup, Winner 7 day writing challenge 1.  Short story, theme: Sacrifice, Genre: Crime. Big Boys Don't Cry, February 2021



Retreat West, Long List Flash, Theme: Bridges.   Overseas Experience, December 2020

Retreat West, Long List Short Story, Salvage, October 2020


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