Author Helen Sedgwick on her writing career and the Open Fund

This year Helen Sedgwick, author of the Comet Seekers and the Growing Season, embarks on a new literary challenge, drawing inspiration from her physics background.

We spoke to Helen about her writing career, and her experience of applying for and receiving support through the Open Fund. Watch this video for brilliant insights into the application process, and tips for writers considering applying to the Open Fund themselves.

Find out more about Helen's work on her website, and follow her on Twitter @helensedgwick.

The Open Fund is supported by the National Lottery.

This article was published on 15 Sep 2020