The Writing Life

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AR01The Author At Home2010021620110828

Novelist AL Kennedy, who spices up the isolation of the day job with a sideline in stand-up comedy, presents three despatches from the sharp end of the writing life.

There's the lady novelist reclining in her Creating Hammock, attended by Juan her fragrant assistant.

Or maybe not.

There's the novelist reclining in her Creating Hammock, attended by her assistant Juan.

1/3 The Author at Home

Produced by Mark Smalley.

AR02The Author Away2010021720110904

2/3 The Author Away.

Stuck in the Northern Lodge Motel, Tasmania, with only foot long woodlice for compnay, maybe life on the road during the book tour isn't everything it's cracked up to be.

Producer Mark Smalley.

Maybe life on the road during the book tour isn't everything it's cracked up to be.

Novelist AL Kennedy, who spices up the isolation of the day job with a sideline in stand-up comedy, presents three despatches from the sharp end of the writing life.

Stuck in the Northern Lodge Motel, Tasmania, with only foot-long woodlice for company, maybe life on the road during the book tour isn't everything it's cracked up to be.

AR03 LASTIn The Public Eye2010021820110911

Novelist AL Kennedy, who spices up the isolation of the day job with a sideline in stand-up comedy, presents three despatches from the sharp end of the writing life.

Meet the author - what maniac thought of that? ALK proposes her 10 Point Plan for surviving the insatiable demands of the press, while living uncomfortably alongside her multi-mediated virtual presence.

ALK proposes her 10 Point Plan for surviving the insatiable demands of the press.

3/3: In the Public Eye

Meet the author - what maniac thought of that? ALK proposes her 10 Point Plan to surviving the insatiable demands of the press, whilst living uncomfortably alongside her multi-mediated virtual presence.

Producer Mark Smalley.