Robert Martin is a writer, editor, drummer, guitarist, husband, father, brother, son, and generally happy person. He was born in Portland, Oregon and still calls the place home, though he lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Also he plays bass.
He studied writing at the University of Montana in Missoula and received his Master of Arts degree from the writing program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
His fiction has appeared in numerous online and print journals. He has edited prize-winning books and magazines, and worked as part of the editorial staff at prize winning presses and journals.