Review: We Were Liars

Jan 7th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 2 min read

Before boxing day, when my sister and I were choosing books to buy during the sales, I hadn’t even heard of E. Lockhart or her novel, We Were Liars. I was simply splitting the books into a pile for her and a pile for me when I caught sight of the blurb: Admit it, you’re curious now too! I admit, I’m struggling to write this...

Out With The Old and In With The New

Dec 31st, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 5 min read

I’ve been sitting at my desk for the past three hours trying to think of a positive way to start this blog post. 2016 has been such a terrible year – both for the world and personally – that everything that came into my head began so negatively it induced an anxiety attack. For the first time this year, my solution wasn’t to change the...

2016’s Film Recommendations

Dec 30th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 8 min read

2016 may have been a terrible year, but damn was it brilliant in regards to the film industry! Thanks to the Edinburgh International Film Festival, the London Film Festival, the British Film Institute and the Odeon, I’ve had the chance to watch some phenomenal movies this year, each one just as entertaining and inspirational as the last. Perhaps the hardest part of my year was...

Guest Post: Introducing HRN Studios!

Dec 12th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 5 min read

Finding an illustrator is one of the most difficult things I've ever had to do. It's a total nightmare! After years of searching, I discovered that one of my writing friends, Heidi Norrod (who guest posted right here on Caffeine Addled Ramblings), was branching into the world of illustration and I finally found someone that I meshed well with! and, to my excitement, I became her...