Dear Joan Aiken

Dear Joan Aiken

What is the life of a writer really like ? These days with computers and electronic communications perhaps less lonely and definitely a good deal easier – no more endless re-typing, or trips to the post office with bulky manuscripts, but perhaps the letters and questions from readers now come flooding in even more often by email… and one of the writer’s tasks is to answer them all! Often what readers really wanted to know was whether they would like a writer’s life themselves? Here’s what she wrote:

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Read more letters to and from Joan Aiken on the website – there are some wonderful ones on the Letters From You page, perhaps one of them is yours?