Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow is a poet and author of The Day Judge Spencer Learned the Power of Metaphor (Salmon Poetry) and a chapbook called Old School Superhero Loves a Good Wristwatch (Dancing Girl Press). Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow’s poetry has appeared widely, including American Poetry Review, Cimarron Review, Gulf Coast, American Literary Review, Barrow Street, Folio, Smartish Pace, Georgetown Review, The Main Street Rag, Tahoma Literary Review, Fjords Review, Iodine Poetry Review and Fourteen Hills. She is the recipient of the Willow Review Prize for Poetry, the Tusculum Review Poetry Prize, the Beullah Rose Poetry Prize and two Pushcart Prize nominations, one of which was a nomination by the Board of Contributing Editors for the Pushcart Prize Fellowships. Poems have been featured in the anthologies Not a Muse, Dogs Singing: A Tribute Anthology, The Emily Dickinson Awards Anthology and Drawn to Marvel: Poems from the Comic Books. New poems forthcoming in Fulcrum and Plume. Her next full-length verse collection, Horn Section All Day Every Day, is forthcoming in 2017.