Teresa's writing has appeared in:

Anchor Magazine: Where Spirituality and Social Justice Meet, Camas—The Nature of the West,

Zyzzyva, Antioch University’s Lunch Ticket, Obra/Artifact, Gold Man Review,

Cathexis Northwest Press, Dos Gatos Press, Wanderlust Journal, Tide Pools Magazine,

Snapdragon: A Journal of Art and Healing


nonFiction Awards

Travelers’ Tales 2019 Solas Gold Award for Best Travel Writing—Family Travel

Finalist, Cutthroat’s 2018 Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Contest

Finalist, Bellingham Review’s 2017 Annie Dillard Nonfiction Contest

Pacific Northwest Writers Association, First Place Short Essay, 2017

Norman Mailer Center/National Council of Teachers of English, Creative Nonfiction First Place Award

Pacific Northwest Writers Association, First Place Nonfiction/Memoir

Peninsula College Tidepools, First Place Prose

Travelers’ Tales Solas Gold Award for Best Travel Writing—Travel and Healing                                  


Fiction Awards

Shortlisted, Chanticleer Goethe Award in Historical Fiction

Finalist, Chanticleer Laramie Award in Western Fiction

Semi-finalist, Elixir Press National Fiction Contest

Semi-finalist, Norman Mailer Center/NCTE Fiction Contest

Willamette Writers Kay Snow Award, 2nd Place, Fiction

Pacific Northwest Writers, 2nd Place, Genre Fiction


Writing Grants: 

Fellowship, Norman Mailer Writers' Colony, University of Utah

Stranahan Educator Grants, Phillips Exeter Writing Works,