Sean Michael Welch was awarded the 1999 Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival John Cauble Short Play Award for Earl the Vampire, and won the 2000 KC/ACTF Region III Ten-Minute Play Competition for Charleston's Finger.
Stories by Sean Michael Welch published in Zoetrope: All-Story: Boise, Idaho, Vol. 4, No. 4 Try Not to Step on the Naked Man, Vol. 6, No. 4