Bring a pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pasta and cook for about 10 minutes or until al dente.
In a large serving bowl, mix the goat's cheese, tomatoes and basil; season with salt and dried red pepper flakes
Meanwhile gently heat the olive oil; when warm add the garlic and shrimp and gently poach in the oil, for about 3 minutes or until shrimp are done.
Drain pasta and add to mixing bowl with tomatoes, cheese and basil; add the shrimp and oil and toss; adjust the seasoning and garnish with black olives.
Recipe Courtesy of Michele Urvater