Guest Post: Talking About Writing and Writing About Life

Jun 25th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 4 min read
Ironically, words cannot describe how excited I was to be invited to talk at the Can Anyone Write A Memoir? event at the end of April. I wasn’t published, my writing had been on a worryingly long hiatus, and yet here was the opportunity to talk about something I loved doing, that resonated deeply within me, and in one of my favourite places in the...
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A Day in the Life of a Freelancer

Jun 12th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 10 min read
10.00 am Before you ask, yes 10am is the time my days usually start. As you’ll come to realise by the end of this post, my days aren’t 9 to 5, I don’t work 8 hour days with an hour break in the middle and I sure as hell don’t go to sleep at a decent hour... not unless I’m ill. For the record, I...

Review: Everything, Everything

May 29th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read
Since leaving university, I’ve become one of those people who refuse to choose books to read simply because they have good reviews or a lot of hype surrounding them. Well, I say since leaving university but what I really mean is since I made the mistake of listening to the hype around a certain trilogy and was so incredibly appalled by the writing and the...
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Introducing Runaway Sage

May 11th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 19 min read
It’s always an honour to be asked to introduce a newly published writer’s work to the world, especially when that newly published writer is one of your dearest friends. So nothing makes me happier than introducing you to Runaway Sage by Heidi Norrod! If there’s one guest writer on Caffeine Addled Ramblings, it’s her, so let’s get right to it and find out more: *...