Interviews

The rewards of age with Piers Torday

The rewards of age

‘...publishing is orientated towards the young, and so many prizes have age limits or are otherwise aimed at younger people...’
ELT Publishing with Julie Pratten

ELT Publishing with Julie Pratten

"I think the most important quality to work in publishing is resilience. You need to be determined and keep banging on doors until you get the publishing deal you are looking for."
A Freedom of Perspective: Audio Drama with the 2018 Shortlist

A Freedom of Perspective

“You can take a radio audience anywhere, but you have to bring them back safely.”
Working in Comics with Kieron Gillen

Working in Comics with Kieron Gillen

'Imagine at the age of 25 you discover pop music. You realise that it's been going on for about one hundred years and there are whole shops full of this stuff for you to explore.'
Diversity and Prizes with Daljit Nagra

Diversity and Prizes with Daljit Nagra

'Given the range of poetry on the current scene I think more prizes would ensure attention was being drawn to a wide range of poetries.'
Life after Winning with Nadifa Mohamed

Life after Winning, with Nadifa Mohamed

'It's difficult to know, when writing, how your work will be perceived, the process of a private work becoming public is very difficult but awards can soften the blow... '
Tax Tips with Barry Kernon

Tax Tips, with Barry Kernon

'GLP cover is reasonable and the premium is extremely low. I would recommend it to any author.'