Svetlana Sterlin (she/her) is an emerging screen, poetry, and prose writer based in Brisbane, Australia. She is a contributor at Our Culture Magazine and a reader for Split Rock Review. Her writing has been published in Meanjin, Cordite, Voiceworks, HASH, Entropy, the anthology Within/Without These Walls (AndAlso Books), and elsewhere. In 2021, her pilot script FINS was a winner of Queensland Writers Centre's Scriptable contest, and selected by Screen Queensland to participae in Stowe Story Labs October Retreat. A swimming coach and former swimmer, she's also the founding editor of swim meet lit mag.