Winner of the 19th Annual NSAI/CMT Song Contest 2019

The Price Of A Song (Lyrics)

 

The 2019 Great American Song Contest

The Price Of A Song (First Place - Lyrics)

Streets of Seattle (Finalist - Folk/Americana & Lyrics)

 

35th Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest (2018)

Gold Award - The Price of a Song (Lyrics)

Honorable Mention - Einstein Washes the Dishes (Lyrics)

Honorable Mention - Homeless Sky (Lyrics)

 

36th Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest (2019)

Finalist — The Ruins of Our Age

Honorable Mention — A Bat Flying in the Night

Honorable Mention — The Things I Didn’t Do for You

 

The 2020 Great American Song Contest

Top Five Lyric Winner - The Ruins of Our Age

Finalist - Gun for Hire (Folk/Americana)  

 

International Songwriting Competition 2019

Semifinalist - The Price of a Song (Lyrics) 

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2019 Song Contest

Semi-Finalist - The Things I Didn’t Do for You

Semi-Finalist - Blasphemous Kiss

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2020 Winter Lyric Contest

Second Place - Dying in the Distance

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2018 Winter Lyric Contest

Third Place - Homeless Sky

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2018 Fall Lyric Contest

1st Place – The Price Of A Song

2nd Place – Blasphemous Kiss

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2018 Song Contest

Honorable Mention - Movin' On  (Americana)

Semi-Finalist - If I Step Onto That Train (Love Songs)

 

Austin Songwriters Group Summer 2018 Song Contest

Finalist - Homeless Sky (Bare Bones, Folk/Americana, Lyrics)

 

20th Annual Great American Song Contest (2018)

Finalist - Homeless Sky

 

UK Songwriting Contest 2018

Semi-Finalist - Blasphemous Kiss (Lyrics)

Highly Commended Entry - Movin’ On-  (Acoustic / Folk)

Commended Entry - If I Step Onto That Train (Indie)

Special Mention -- Homeless Sky (Acoustic / Folk)

 

Austin Songwriters Group Fall Song Contest 2017

3rd Place - When You Found Me (Bare Bones)

Honorable Mention - When You Found Me (Love Songs)

 

Dallas Songwriters Association Spring 2017 Lyric Contest

2nd place - Cheap Motel (with Scott Thorn)

 

Dallas Songwriters Association Summer 2017 Lyric Contest

Semi-Finalist - If I Step onto That Train

 

Your Music Out Loud Competition 2017

Short List - Faded Beauty (Lyrics)

Short List - Santa Fe (Lyrics)

 

UK Songwriting Contest 2017

Higher Commended Entry - Hearts Wide Open (Christian/Gospel)

Higher Commended Entry - When You Found Me (Love Songs)

Higher Commended Entry - Our Lady of the Alleyways (Lyrics)

Special Mention - Santa Fe (Lyrics)

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2016 Song Contest

Hearts Wide Open – First Place (Christian)

 

2016 33rd Mid-Atlantic Song Contest

Finalist - Hearts Wide Open (Gospel/Christian/Inspirational)

Honorable Mention - Blood on Our Hands (Gospel/Christian/Inspirational)

 

2016 Great American Song Contest

Finalist - Hearts Wide Open (Christian/Inspirational)

 

UK Songwriting Contest 2015

Commended Entry - Weapons of Love (Christian/Faith

 

DSA 2015 Lyric Contest

Honorable Mention - If I Hold You Tenderly

 

10th Annual Great American Song Contest 2008

Finalist - He Will Answer Me (Pop/Adult Contemporary)

 

American Songwriter Lyric Contest | September/October 2008

“He Wants to Make Love” | Honorable Mention

 

American Songwriter May 2003

“There Are No Cowboys in Nashville” – 

Noteworthy (honorable mention)

 

Austin Songwriters Group Songwriting Contest 2002

Lyric Winner - Farewell, Pennsylvania 

Second Place - Santa Fe (Lyrics)

Honorable Mention – Faded Beauty

Finalist - Morning In The Promised Land (Religious/Inspirational)

 

Dallas Songwriters Association 2002

Lyric Winner - There Are No Cowboys in Nashville

Second Place - Samson (I Dreamed I Was a Weapon). (Lyrics)

Third Place -  Things Happen Fast (Lyrics)

Third Place - Light of the World (Christian)

Finalist - Morning in the Promised Land (Christian)

Finalist - Weapons of Love (Christian)

Finalist - Morning in the Promised Land (Christian)

 

Great American Song Contest 2002

First Place Lyric Winner  - Farewell, Pennsylvania"

 

2001 Unisong International Song Contest 

First Place Lyric Winner – Faded Beauty

 

Songs for Easy Heroes

Songs for Easy Heroes

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Winner of the 2019 NSAI Lyric competition

FIRST-PLACE LYRIC WINNER

NSAI/CMT Lyric competition

Great American Song Contest 

Mid-Atlantic Song Contest

Dallas Songwriters Association 

Austin Songwriters Group

Unisong International Song Contest

Listed as NSAI "One to Watch"

ONES TO WATCH

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