recognitions

Nominated for a Knight Foundation Art + Tech Fellowship, 2022

“A Petit Mal,” First Runner Up, AWP Kurt Brown Prize 2022

Artist in Residence, GAZELL.iO Fall of 2022

“A Petit Mal,” Longlisted, Memoir Prize for Books 2022

Artist in Residence, Vertical Crypto Art 2022

“Transmission,” Nominated for a Pushcart Prize, 2021 

“Manuscript of Extraordinary Merit,” Awarded to MAMMAL Tupelo Press, 2021

“A Petit Mal,” Finalist for the Essay Press Prize, 2020

“A Petit Mal,” Awarded the 2020 Beverly International Prize for Literature

“A Petit Mal” Shortlisted for the Split/Lip Press annual reading period, 2020

“A Petit Mal”, Shortlisted for the Tarpaulin Sky Book Awards, 2020 

“Parentage,” Shortlisted for the Redivider Blurred Genre Contest judged by James Hannaham, 2020

“Ways to Misspell Obsidian,” Finalist for the Ploughshares Creative Nonfiction Contest, judged by Leslie Jamison

Runner up for the Academy of American Poets Prize, 2019

“Entre domingo y domingo,” Second place, Concursos Ediciones Embalaje, 2014

“Entre domingo y domingo,” Winner of Colombia’s José Manuel Arango National Poetry Prize 2014

Awarded Scholarship Universidad Complutense of Madrid, 2004

“Vasectomy: An Incision in Parts” Awarded a Sevens Foundation x Playboy Grant 2022

Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, 2019