Martin was born in Artesia, a suburb of Los Angeles. He moved to Northern CA in 1993. Over the past thirty-five years Martin has written scores of short stories, plays, and dramatic sketches. And two novels: Relative Karma, and Relative Sanity; and Dark Thoughts, a collection of short fiction. He is currently at work on a third novel. He is also a working musician/singer. He dearly loves to hear from his readers.