September 2019. SAINT JOSEPH’S DAY (now titled THE ITALIAN PRISONER) placed as a finalist in the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society’s William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition. (Unfortunately, they spelled my first name wrong.)

Italian POWs and their Sicilian-American Sweethearts, in Italian-American Digest, Summer 2019 (NOTE: there is a typo in this article. It says there were 11,000 Italian Service Unit members in New Orleans, but the actual number was around 1,000, from all the sources I’ve seen).

April 2019 Author Tells Stories of Love and War, in