Prize for Short Story Telling 2021
Joe was delighted to receive the Cinnabar Moth Publishing Literary Collection Prize for Short Story Telling. His story, "The Magi," published by Cosmic Horror Monthly, won the award.
Pushcart Prize Nomination 2022
A Thin Slice of Anxiety nominated Joe's poem, "Frankie," for The Pushcart Prize 2022. Joe was thrilled to receive this nomination from such an amazing press.
JNCO Poser Poetry Competition Winner
Joe's poem, "Restless (Feeling Sick)", won JNCO Poser's '90s grunge/drug themed poetry competition. The poem plays on the powerful themes and ideas that dominated the grunge scene throughout the 1990s.