Emily Sharma trained as an actress at Mountview Theatre school before working as a LAMDA teacher for twenty years.
She has had several stories published in anthologies and been short and long listed repeatedly in the Flash 500 competitions. She was placed 3rd in the Segora short story writing competition.
She is currently completing her first novel, which explores friendship, freedom of choice and social obligation. It is based in the Cornish town where she grew up.