Authors and writers usually have a lot to say and not always in print! So let’s hear from some people involved in the written word, both on the page and in performance.


On tour with his new show, Devil May Care, comedian, Marcus Brigstocke, talks to me about the show, his love of stand-up and his work on radio.

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In conversation, best-selling author of “The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry”, Rachel Joyce, talks about her latest novel, “The Music Shop”, writing for radio and the part music has played in her life. Click here for the written interview


thumbnail_WILKIE MARTINExcerpts from a conversation with Wilkie Martin, author of the four books in the “Unhuman” trilogy, (yes, you read that right). Wilkie talks about the inspiration for his titular character, Inspector Hobbes, writing groups and the fruition of all that hard work…


owen collinsPoetry, performing, politics and the art of a good heckle! All on the menu with Oxfordshire’s finest street poet, Owen Collins, interviewed at The Old Fire Station.

CapturePenny Shorts is a website dedicated to the short story, bringing the best new voices in fiction to the fore. Founder, Catherine Evans, talks about the site and what she looks for in a story. Original music: ‘Of Disappearance’ by Seabuckthorn.


Capture3Poet, Derek Healy reads his poem “National Garden Scheme”, followed by a conversation with Gill Garrett. (Courtesy of Corinium Radio)