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  • May, 2011 - “THE BUTTERFLY MOMENTS” is short-listed for a Goldie Award by the Golden Crown Literary Society.

  • Read Renée’s recent blogs. Go to https://womenwords.org and scroll for her name near the right hand side of the page.

  • News about "Our Happy Hours, LGBT Voices from the Gay Bars" - Renée and revered author Lee Lynch have co-curated a collection of short fiction, creative non-fiction, and poetry written by well-known as well as newly emerging LGBT writers. The book has been published by Flashpoint Publications and it is available for sale at: www.bellabooks.com; www.kobobooks.com; www.amazon.com; and www.barnesandnoble.com. All royalties will be donated to the Attic Youth Center in Philadelphia and the Ali Forney Center in New York City.

  • OUR HAPPY HOURS, LGBT VOICES FROM THE GAY BARS receives The Golden Crown Literary Society's award for Best Anthology of 2018.

  • February, 2019 - Renée receives one of four 2019 Alice B. Readers Appreciation Awards, in recognition of her body of work.

  • February, 2021 - Between a Rock and a Soft Place.



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