Genevieve Yates is a small town family physician and medical educator from Northern NSW, Australia. When she’s not healing the sick or teaching the healers, she likes to indulge in a range of creative pursuits. She is a regular columnist for a major national medical newspaper (Australian Doctor), has had several short stories and a play published, a short film produced and three plays staged. She’s also worked in film and TV, and performed on stage in plays, musicals and stand-up comedy. Genevieve teaches violin, plays piano, sings and plays in orchestras. ‘Silver Linings’ is her first novel.