Linda Simoni-Wastila
crunches numbers by day and churns words at night. You can find her short fiction and creative non-fiction in Six Sentences, The Sun, and Boston Literary Magazine, as well as in several anthologies. Recently, her novel BRIGHTER THAN BRIGHT won first prize in The Writing Show's annual Best First Chapter of an Unpublished Novel contest. Linda lives and loves in Baltimore, a town where her Northern birthright and Southern upbringing comfortably comingle.