Interviews & Articles

SPINE Magazine w/ Vyki Hendi

Nathan Ryder and Arantza Pardo detail the process behind designing the cover for The Storm.


Found Fiction’s Look Closer w/ Steve Clarkson

Steve Clarkson and Akeem Balogun talk about writing, learnings, creative processes, characters and more.


Exposed Magazine w/ Jo Food

An interview about writing and The Storm.


Now Then w/ Sam Gregory

Brett Hackett and Akeem Balogun discuss Okapi Books and The Storm.


The Literary Consultancy w/ TLC Talent

A feature that explores the creation of The Storm, TLC’s involvement in it and the birth of Okapi Books.


Our Favourite Places w/ Annalissa Toccara

An interview on writing and the reasons behind the writing of The Storm.


BBC Radio Sheffield w/ Sile Sibanda

The Storm! This interview also includes a special narration of Soulmate by Rider Shafique and Wodwo.


Write Radio w/ Jane Armstrong

Akeem Balogun’s first ever interview on Sheffield Live’s Write Radio show. The two talk about writing and The Storm.