Scheduling Your Week [+FreeDownload!]

Aug 1st, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 6 min read

Knowing that 2016 was going to be a chaotic year for me, I decided to create my very own weekly schedule to help me stay on top of everything. A lot of people asked me about this so I thought I’d explain my process and even give you all a free copy of the schedule which you can download here. My goals for this week...

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...

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...