Lynda graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BA in English Literature and an MA in Creative Writing. She has completed a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing. In 2015 she won the BBC Award at the WriterSlam, and the Canada and Europe region Commonwealth Short Story Prize in 2018.
Lynda previously worked as a writer and producer for a video game company where she created in-game dialogue and marketing copy. She was also a bookseller at Waterstones Nottingham and will shortly be joining the University of Dundee as a Research Fellow in Narrative and Play.
In her spare time, Lynda enjoys horse riding, particularly dressage, video games, and reading and writing Interactive Fiction.
Beyond Kidding is her debut novel.
Read more about Lynda on her website.