Gale is the author of Soldier On (Tupelo Press, 2015) and two chapbooks, Expeditions to the Polar Seas (Sixth Finch, 2013) and If You’re a Bear, I’m a Bear (H_NGM_N, 2013). Her work can be found in Cosmonauts Avenue, The Wanderer, Gulf Coast, Colorado Review, TIMBER, Guernica, jubilat, Foundry, and others. She has worked on the editorial teams of jubilat, Crazyhorse, Slope Editions, and the Georgia Review. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts MFA Program and a PhD student at the University of Georgia.  She has received fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. She is the founding editor of Jellyfish Magazine and lives, teaches, and writes in Grand Rapids, MI.