My Life as a writer
When did you first realise you wanted to write for a living?
When I retired at 85 from a successful career as a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist.
Which writer, past or present, do you most admire?
What was your first published (or performed) credit as a writer?
A play called See Me For Myself.
Which piece of writing work are you most proud of?
Who or what inspires you to write?
Telling a story with social or political implications.
How do you switch off when you’re not writing?
Which one piece of advice would you give to aspiring writers?
Keep a notebook and write every day – just an entry in a diary.
Why are you a member of WGGB?
To keep in touch.
Christopher Hardy Naylor is a retired gynaecologist and consultant obstetrician.