Awards & Press


  • 2018 Humber College Creative Writing Certificate
  • 2017 Amherst Writers & Artists Method Facilitator Certificate



  • 2018 Diaspora Dialogues Mentee
  • 2017 Black Women Film! Canada Leadership Program
  • 2017 CaribbeanTales CineFam Short Film Challenge Winner for “Intersecting”
  • Winner of Neighbourhood Arts Network BMO Seeds Fund for Liquid Voice
  • 2014 ArtReach Youth Arts Pitch Contest winner for Black Like We: Troubleshooting the Black Youth Experience



  • Associate Member, League of Canadian Poets
  • Top Ten Finalist for Magee TV Diverse Screen Writers Award
  • Studio Y Finalist
  • 2013 Toronto Public Library Recommended Book List for Black History Month (Basodee)
  • 2013 Open Book Toronto Black History Month Recommended Book List (Basodee)
  • Selected as Passages Canada Speaker 



  • 2018 Firefly Creative Studio Writer in Residence
  • PEERS artist residency, Whippersnapper Gallery
  • InspiraTO Playwrights Academy (2014-2015)