*"GRAMPA FRANK !"
ICHABOD'S LOUNGE where I did my song SOMEWHERE SWEET in Las Vegas, December 18, 2019. Click to listen here.
JANUARY '22-Interview from Las Vegas on writing, me-n-Vegas, music & more. Click to see & hear: FRANK'S VEGAS INTERVIEW
*2011 WINNER ~ "The Gloria Vanderbilt/Carter V. Cooper Short Fiction Award." Winners chosen by Gloria Vanderbilt. Story: "THE POET"
*2014 FINALIST ~ "The Gwendolyn McEwen Poetry Prize." Poem: "AND SHE LAY HERSELF DOWN" ~ 2,000 words. * 2023 SEMI-FINALIST ~ "THE UNTOLD STORY" Long-Listed for "The International Amy Macrae Award" for memoir. * 2023 SEMI-FINALIST ~ "ALL COMES TO PASS" Long-Listed in the David & Ruth Lampe/Gwendolyn MacEwen Award for poetry