The Writing Life Podcast

The Writing Life podcast is the podcast for anyone who writes. Every fortnight, we speak to writers and educators to help you improve your writing, from theme, structure and routine to language, character and writing specific genres.


The podcast has featured Margaret Atwood, Jackie Kay, Sara Collins, Antti Tuomainen, Val McDermid, Sarah Perry, Elif Shafak and many more!

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We’d love to hear from writers and educators who can share fascinating insights into the world of writing and translation. If you would like to feature on an upcoming episode, please send us your details via the short form below.

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