Or you can quiz Paddy O'Reilly on structure and narrative (which I do over lunch on a regular basis).
- Criticism & reviewing: Geordie Williamson, literary critic
- Poetry & performance: Julian Fleetwood, poet & playwright
- Editing: Jo Case, editor
- Drafting & planning: Alan Bissett, novellist & screenwriter
- Creative collaborations: Warwick Holt, joke writer & freelancer
- Writing online: Simon Groth, If:Book director & digital writer
- Translation: Leah Gerber, academic specialising in literary translation
- Freelancing: Kevin Patrick, freelance writer.
And in my day job at the State Library, we're gearing up for the Reading Matters conference, with guests this year including Cassandra Clare, Lucy Christopher, Ursula Dubosarsky, Rebecca Stead, and Markus Zusak. Can't wait.