The Art of Coauthoring, featuring Helen Macdonald and Sin Blaché

Oct 9, 2023

Helen Macdonald and Sin Blaché

This week’s co-authoring duo, Helen Macdonald and Sin Blaché, take us inside their relationship and share authentically and honestly about some of the considerations unique to writing your book with someone else. With tools available to authors that allow writing together over distance and time zones, many writers are keen to coauthor and explore new terrains with a creative collaborator. This week offers insight and permission, and a few tips from lessons learned on the journey.


Helen Macdonald is the author of the bestselling H Is for Hawk and Vesper Flights along with Shaler’s Fish, a history of falconry, and two other books of poetry. They’ve written and presented award-winning TV documentaries for PBS and the BBC. Prophet is their first novel. Sin Blaché has been writing horror and sci-fi stories all their life. Born in California, they live in the Northwest of Ireland, and Prophet is their first novel.

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