Carol Ann Duffy on Writing for Adults and Writing for Children

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It was after the birth of her daughter that Duffy began writing for young audiences in earnest; the impetus was much stronger, she says. How does it compare with writing for grownups? “Both kinds of writing are like the sea, but writing for children is like splashing and stamping,” she reflects. “Writing for adults is like swimming.”

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