Cindy Dale‘s short stories have been published in a variety of literary journals including Orchid, The South Carolina Review, Reed, The Amherst Review, Literary Potpourri, The Potomac Review, Zoetrope: All-Story Extra, among others. Her work has also been included in two anthologies and she has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. One of these days she will finish her novel! Cindy is the mother of nine year old twins, Lyla and Jedidiah. She lives with her husband, children, and a menagerie of pets on a barrier beach on Long Island.