Ms. Cindy Skaggs

Colorado, United States

Member Since: 09/15/2015

Cindy Skaggs is a military veteran who holds an MFA from Pacific Lutheran University and an MA in Creative Writing from Regis University. She is the author of seven romantic suspense novels, mom to two humans, and a reluctant wrangler of too many critters. Her creative nonfiction has appeared in So to Speak Feminist Journal, The New Limestone Review, Progenitor Art & Literary Review, Soundings, Wanderlust Journal, and the Fredericksburg Literary Art Review. She is a native of Colorado where she teaches graduate and undergraduate creative writing.


Twitter Username: @CLSkaggs


  • "not keeping up with the Joneses." Hunger: The Best of Brilliant Flash Fiction Anthology , Brilliant Flash Fiction (October 19, 2019)
  • "Legacy" , So to Speak Feminist Journal (July 2019)
  • "Check Yes or No" , The New Limestone Review (April 2018)
  • "Frozen Moment" , Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review (December 2017)
  • "Inertia" , Wanderlust Journal (November 2017)
  • Untouchable , Entangled / MacMillan (July 2015)
  • An Untouchable Christmas , Entangled / MacMillan (November 2016)
  • Unforgettable , Entangled / MacMillan (December 2016)
  • Unstoppable , Entangled / MacMillan (April 2017)
  • "Matchbook Memory" , Progenitor (May 2015)


  • Pushcart Nomination(2015)


  • MFA Faculty at Southern New Hampshire University (April 2018 - )
  • Assistant Profession of English at Pikes Peak Community College (September 2016 - )
  • Author (July 2015 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Fiction from Pacific Lutheran University (August 2017)
  • Master of Arts in Creative Writing Creative Nonfiction from Regis University (May 2015)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction