Awards

These are the awards I've won for my writing.

    1. Thriller of the Month, February 2014, for the novel Horror Flick.
    2. Indie Excellence 2013 Winner, Humor category, for the novel Good Intentions.
    3. Indie Excellence 2013 Finalist, Political Thriller category, for the novel Good Intentions.
    4. Honorable Mention, 2013 San Francisco Book Festival, for the novel Horror Flick.
    5. Semifinalist, November 2011 Amazon Studios Best Kids and Family Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    6. Semifinalist, October 2011 Amazon Studios Best Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    7. Semifinalist, September 2011 Amazon Studios Best Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    8. Semifinalist, August 2011 Amazon Studios Best Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    9. Semifinalist, July 2011 Amazon Studios Best Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    10. Semifinalist, June 2011 Amazon Studios Best Sci-Fi/Action Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    11. Semifinalist, June 2011 Amazon Studios Best Script Award, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    12. Semifinalist, 2004 Cinequest Screenwriting Competition, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    13. Second Place, 2002 Autumn Moon Productions Screenplay Awards, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    14. Third Place, 2002 Autumn Moon Productions Screenplay Awards, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    15. First Place, 2001 Focus on Writers Contest, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    16. Special Mention Winner, 2001 Screenwriting Showcase Awards, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    17. Honorary Mention, 2002 Autumn Moon Productions Screenplay Awards, for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    18. Finalist, 2001 Empyrion Screenplay Competition, for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    19. Finalist, 2001 New Century Writer Awards, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    20. Top Ten Finalist, 2001 Tennessee Screenwriting Association Competition for the screenplay, The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    21. Top Finalist, BDR 2000 Productions New Millennium Screenplay 2001 Contest for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    22. Certificate of Merit, 2002 International Screenplay Competition, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    23. Certificate of Merit, 2002 International Screenplay Competition, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    24. Certificate of Merit, 2002 International Screenplay Competition, for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    25. Semifinalist, 2001 WordsFromHere Contest, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    26. Semifinalist, 2001 Venice Arts Screenwriting Competition, for the screenplay Horror Flick
    27. Semifinalist, 2001 National Screenwriting Competition, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    28. Semifinalist, 2001 National Screenwriting Competition, for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    29. Quarterfinalist, 2001 Fade In: Screenwriting Awards, for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    30. Quarterfinalist, Texas Film Institute 2001 Screenplay Competition, for the screenplay Horror Flick.
    31. Certificate of Merit, Writer's Digest 2000 National Self-Published Book Awards for the novel Horror Flick.
    32. Semifinalist, 2000 poetry.com North American Open Poetry Contest for the poem I Remember.
    33. Quarterfinalist, 1999 New Century Writer Awards for the novel Horror Flick.
    34. Quarterfinalist, 1999 New Century Writer Awards for the screenplay The Amazing Adventure of Edward and Dr. Sprechtmachen.
    35. Third Place, 1998 Magnum Opus Discovery Awards of the C.C.S. Entertainment Group, for the novel Horror Flick.
    36. Quarterfinalist, 1998 Empire Screenplay Contest for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    37. A reading of my screenplay, Sex and Violence, was performed by the Independent Media Artists Group (IMAGE), on August 15th, 1998.
    38. Vermont Studio Center scholarship to attend a one-month writing retreat, April 1998.
    39. Semifinalist, 1997 Monterey County Film Contest, for the screenplay Sex and Violence.
    40. First Place, 1993 Foster City Annual Writer's Contest, for the unpublished short story The Contest.
    41. Semifinalist, 1993 national Syndicated Fiction Project, for the unpublished short story The Contest.
    42. First Place, 1990 Foster City Annual Writer's Contest, for the unpublished short story entitled The Lost and Found Virginity.
    43. 1989 Philadelphia International Film Festival showing of the short film Writer's Block, which I produced, wrote, directed, edited and mixed.
    44. First Place, 1988 Fremont Film Festival, for the short film February 20, 1988, which I produced, wrote, directed, edited, and mixed.