SFWA Active Member, since March 2015.
Broad Universe, since July 2014.
Horror Writers Association since 2001. Active Member since 2002.
Association for Gravestone Studies since July 1999.
Paramental Appreciation Society, 2005 – 2011.
Persephone Writers Organization, 2005-2009.
Norton Writing Circle, June-September 2005.
Red Room Writers Society, 2004-2006.
San Francisco History Association, 2001-2005.
Flint Writers’ Club, 1980-1986.
• Vice President, 1982-1983.
• Secretary, 1980-1981.
Morbid Curiosity won the San Francisco Bay Guardian’s Best of the Bay Award for the Most Nightmare-Inducing Local Magazine, 2004.
Morbid Curiosity won the Idiot Savant for Most Intellectually Evocative at Death Equinox ’98.
“The Fox and the Foreigner” was long-listed for the British Science Association Award, January 2008.
“Still Life with Shattered Glass” took 3rd place in the Fiction Contest at the 2005 World Convention, judged by Cemetery Dance and Flesh and Blood magazines.
“The Energizer Bunny at Home” won the Death Equinox ’98 Fiction Contest.