2016-07-05 17.17.30

Monthly Update: July

Jul 30th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 2 min read
Despite my non-stop belated birthday celebrations during the first week and the London heat wave that made it far too hot for my brain to function, July’s been a surprisingly productive (and somewhat emotional) month. Not only have I officially said goodbye to my film review site, Interlude: Unscripted, but, following our very last official meeting, I’ve announced the hiatus of Brett Bear Books. A...
2016-07-20 14.37.48

Interviewing A Writer: Sarah Rayne

Jul 20th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 17 min read
Imagine that you’re travelling alone on a noisy train during a dark and stormy night. You’re reading a book; a book you’ve never heard of, written by an author you know nothing about. The book was a gift from your sister’s friend and the cover intrigued you enough to pick it up and give it a go. There’s a woman in this book. She’s pressed...

The All Important Word Count

Jul 11th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 2 min read
Everyone's writing routine is different. Some people set themselves 'work hours' (making it a full on 9 to 5 job), some people write when they can (while they're waiting for the kettle to boil or the ad breaks between their favourite shows) and some people write in the dead of night or early morning before anyone else wakes up. But one thing I've noticed they...
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A Welcome and A Game

Jul 9th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read
Friends, Romans, Countrymen! HELLO! Welcome to the new (not improved, but different) GKSihat.Com! To mark the occasion, and to make things that little bit more interesting, we're going to play a little game! As those of you that already know me (or those who have actually read the 'About Me' page - giant thumbs up if that's you, by the way), I've always loved been...