Lynn Davidson is the author of three collections of poetry, How to live by the sea, Tender, and Mary Shelley's Window, and a novel, Ghost Net. Her poetry and short stories have been widely published. In 2003 she was awarded the Louis Johnson Writer's Bursary. Lynn has a poem in the Internation Institute of Modern Letters Best NZ Poems for 2009 website: www.nzetc.org/iiml/bestnzpoems. Lynn teaches creative writing and lives in Nelson.