Aisha Zia explains how she moved from image editor to playwright, and how she came to be involved with site-specific, community-based theatre.
Rob Chapman shares the reply to a teenaged letter, and explains how the circle was squared in his subsequent career.
Elizabeth Speller explains how she got her start as a writer and then a novelist, and warns against writing about trains.
Emma Darwin introduces the Instant Gratification Monkey, and his role as a productivity aid in her writing life.