Agnieszka Dale (née Surażyńska) is a Polish-born, London-based author conceived in Chile. Her short stories have been selected for BBC Radio 4, Liars’ League London, Tales of the Decongested and The Fine Line Short Story Collection. Her feature articles have been published by Stylist, and her song lyrics performed on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune Live from Tate Modern. In 2013, Dale was awarded the Arts Council England TLC Free Reads Award. In 2014, her story ‘The Afterlife of Trees’ was shortlisted for the Carve Magazine Esoteric Short Story Contest and longlisted for the Fish Short Story Prize.