CINDY VEACH received an MFA from the University of Oregon. Her poems have appeared in Chicago Review, Prairie Schooner, Poet Lore, Michigan Quarterly Review, The North American Review, Zone 3 and elsewhere. She was a finalist for the Grolier Prize and the Ann Stanford Poetry Prize and the recipient of an honorable mention in the Crab Creek Review Poetry Contest. Her first full-length collection, Gloved Against Blood, is forthcoming from CavanKerry Press (fall 2017). She manages fundraising programs for nonprofit organizations and lives in Manchester, MA.