Christine won the Creative Non-fiction category of the Federation of British Columbia Writers' Literary Writes contest. The piece is called 'The Shaking Man' and appears in WordWorks' current issue. Chris was one of the judges for the BC Book Prizes' 2016 Roderick Haig-Brown Prize. Born Out of This was shortlisted for the Roderick Haig-Brown Regional category of the BC Book Prizes (2015).

The Pacific Rim Arts Society presented Christine with its inaugural Rainy Coast Arts Award for Significant Accomplishment on November 9, 2014.