Grants & Awards

2011 Independent Publisher Book Award (nominee, Best Erotica category).

For the novel Freak Parade.

2011 Lambda Literary Award (nominee, Best Bisexual Fiction category).

For the novel Freak Parade.

2008 Lambda Literary Award (nominee).

For the collection of GLBT erotic memoirs by seven contemporary writers, Entangled Lives: Memoirs of 7 Top Erotica Writers.

2005 The Pushcart Prize for Short Fiction (three separate nominations).

Prestigious literary awards for small presses. Nominations for stories by M. M. De Voe, Holly Ferris and Savannah Stephens Smith, in Stirring Up A Storm: Tales of the Sensual, the Sexual, and the Erotic, edited by Marilyn Jaye Lewis.

2005 Lambda Literary Award (nominee).

For Marilyn Jaye Lewis’ anthology of bisexual erotic stories 1997–2003, Lust: Bisexual Erotica (published 2004).

2002 Los Angeles Writer’s Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition (honourable mention for two separate pieces of work).

Honourable mentions for: the short stories “Operating in swingtime”, and “Night on Twelfth Street”.

2001 The Erotic Awards (UK), Erotic Writer of the Year 2001.

Award for the novel Neptune & Surf.

2001 The William Faulkner Writing Competition (finalist).

Finalist, for the novel-in-progress, Curse of Our Profound Disorder).

2001 New Century Writers Award, novel-in-progress category.

Awarded for for Curse of Our Profound Disorder.

2001 Firecracker Award for Alternative Fiction (finalist).

Firecracker finalist: Best Bisexual Erotica, edited by Bill Brent & Carol Queen (published 2000); the collection included “Anal”, a short story by Marilyn Jaye Lewis.

1999 Los Angeles Writer’s Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition (honourable mention).

Honourable mention for: the novella Neptune & Surf (the titular novella of my book entitled Neptune & Surf).

1998 Los Angeles Writer's Network Screenplay & Fiction Competition (honourable mention for three separate pieces of work).

Honourable mentions for: the short story, ‘‘I’m Sorry’’; the novella The Emperor of Night; and chapter one of the novel Curse of Our Profound Disorder.

1998 Playboy Magazine Online Hall of Fame for the website Other-rooms.com

1998 AVN award, Best Bisexual CD-ROM Game (writer).

Prestigious award by the major force in adult media and entertainment in North America, for Dadahouse CD-ROM.

1997 Entertainment Weekly Magazine award for Best Soap Opera on the Web (writer).

Awarded for Dadahouse Internet Soap Opera.