1996/7/8 – Published in poetry anthologies Over the Rainbow, Under African Skies.
2001- Placed 4th in the Shell /The Economist Travel Essay awards
2005 – Won the HSBC/SA Pen Award for Pius (African Compass)
2006 – 2nd place in the HSBC/SA Pen Award for Breaking Down The House. (African Road).
Work in print and online versions of the International Pen Magazine volume 56 no 2 2006
Novel Ahkenaten’s Garden was short-listed for the European Union Literary Awards.
2007 – The Gift was long-listed for the 2007 European Union Literary Award.
I attended the Caine Prize Workshop in Kenya.
Rejoice was published in the 7th Annual Collection of the Caine Prize for African Writing (Jungfrau and Other Short Stories.)
2008 – Taking Zoe to Play appeared in Open, an erotic anthology.
Meeting Lucy appeared in online magazine African Writing.
2011 – Why did She Turn Her Back? And Your Burka Makes Me Feel Hot appeared in the Finnish –African Blog My Black and White Africa. In preparation for publication in book form.