Dale lives in North Carolina with her husband, Rick, and their two Siamese cats, Mocha and Choco. A South Carolina native, she writes articles, poetry, and fiction for all ages. Dale is also interested in photography, with two photos in the South Carolina state magazine, Sandlapper. She has written a television script and a middle grade novel based on her experience as an extra in That Darn Cat.
Dale loves singing and dancing, and has participated in several musical productions, including My Fair Lady, South Pacific, Broadway & More, Oklahoma, and Fiddler on the Roof. She also dabbles in art designs, and has produced a line of note cards and prints.