SuAndi describes her late start in writing, and her delight that a self-proclaimed Liverpool Nigerian might be 'paid for talking'.
Doug Johnstone gives us a good look at his head.
Playwright and novelist Samuel Lock (1926-2016) describes the mysterious inner genesis of all his work.
Donny O'Rourke introduces us to St Francis, a saint with spiritual and personal significance, as rendered in wood by a New Mexico craftsman.
Chris Westwood shows off some retro tech, and shares his creative routine and his own gothic beginnings as a writer.
Max Adams gives us a look at his writer's talisman — and it takes a good look back.
Roy Bainton describes his early occupations from sailor to sewage worker, and how he achieved his childhood dream of becoming a writer.
Eleanor Updale shares her Writer's Talisman — the fragmentary but potent remains of a bear named Bobby.