Horiana lives in Hastings. Robin's short story The University of Whakatu was a finalist in the Best Short Story written in English category in the 2013 Pikihuia short story competition.
- http://pacific.scoop.co.nz/2013/09/2013-pikihuia-awards/ 16 November 2016
- "The University of Whakatu." Huia Short Stories 10. Huia Publishers, 2013.