Teresa's writing has appeared in:

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

Zyzzyva, Lunch Ticket, Obra/Artifact, Gold Man Review, Dos Gatos Press

Wanderlust Journal, Tide Pools Magazine, Snapdragon: A Journal of Art and Healing


nonFiction Awards

Finalist, Bellingham Review’s Annie Dillard Creative Nonfiction Award

Finalist, Cutthroat’s Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Contest

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

Pacific Northwest Writers Association, First Place Nonfiction/Memoir

Pacific Northwest Writers Association, First Place Short Essay

Peninsula College Tidepools, First Place Prose

Travelers’ Tales Best Travel Writing, - Solas Gold Award, Spiritual Writing                                   


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 Workshop