Goodreads asked Piers Alexander:

What’s your advice for aspiring writers?

Piers Alexander Write every day if possible.

For a lot of writers, that means doing it first thing - getting up early, shutting out the people and animals you care about, and sitting at your desk for an hour, three hours, 1000 words - and don't leave until you're done. You can leave early if you're done!

And remember to live - if you think about writing all the time then you probably won't have much to write about...

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