1993: First prize in Writing Magazine short story competition
1996: First prize in Writing Magazine short story competition
1996: 'Winner of Winners' in Writing Magazine for the year
2011: My novel 'Sweet Nothings' was runner-up in the 'Big Red Reads' competition run by Redbridge Libraries
2014: My novel 'Yesterday' was chosen as the Guardian Legend Times Self-Published Book of the month for November 2014.
2022: My novel 'Winter at Cliff's End Cottage' won the 'Christmas and Winter Festive' novel category in the RoNAs