Linda Martin lectures in creative writing at the School of Indigenous Studies at the University of Western Australia. She has previously lectured in writing, editing and publishing at Curtin University and has been a guest lecturer in fiction editing at Murdoch University. She has over 15 years’ experience in book publishing and editing and is currently doing a PhD in writing at Curtin University. Linda was introduced to flash fiction by Laura Keenan in a writers group several years ago. She has been a fan ever since.