October 2015: YA short story "MVP" placed second in national contest hosted by Canadian Authors' Association's Vancouver branch.
August 2015: The Dewpoint Show makes 2015 back-to-school list by Canlit for Little Canadians http://canlitforlittlecanadians.blogspot.ca/2015/08/back-to-school-book-list.html
Fall 2015: Mentor for U of Calgary ContEd Creative Writing certifcate program.
January 2016: Teaching "Writing Short Fiction" through U of Calgary Cont Ed (online).
WHERE MILITARY AND CIVILIAN LIVES CONVERGE
Co-edited by Barb Howard and Joan Dixon, this anthology of essays by 14 Canadian writers explores life on Canada’s military home front. It was the winner of a 2013 CBC Bookie Award and was chosen as a 2013/14 BC Book for BC Schools.