The Things We Take For Granted

May 13th, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 6 min read

Apparently doing things the ‘normal’ way doesn’t come naturally to me. Stress ulcers are normally located in the mouth or stomach but in mid-March, I was told I had developed one in my eye. Yep. You read that right. My eye! - cue eye roll - It’s not the first time I’ve had a scare with my eyesight – a specialist at the Western Eye...

Blog Tour: Heaven’s Edge

Apr 29th, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 11 min read

It is my genuine pleasure to be the first stop on the Heaven's Edge blog tour today. Not only do I get to give you gorgeous readers an exclusive excerpt from Book One: Qeya, but I've also got an incredible competition for you all to get involved with, so keep reading! Heaven's Edge, published through JayHenge Publishing, is a clean YA science fiction series. Each book...

Hearts of Steel

Apr 22nd, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 1 min read

It's my pleasure to introduce to you all, Hearts of Steel, a charity anthology based in the heart of Pittsburgh. Twenty-six talented authors give you an assortment of short stories based on love and the Steel City. All proceeds from the sales of this anthology will be donated to Treasure House Fashions, a Pittsburgh non-profit that helps clothe women in transition and crisis. For more...

Bleeding into Adulthood

Apr 15th, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 5 min read

My cousin and I were born a little under eight months apart. Growing up, our families were very close, and we grew to be, too. We spent weekends and holidays together, wrote each other little notes that were passed along through our grandmother during the week, talked endlessly about what our lives would look like when we grew up. All big events were celebrated with...