Guest Post: So Many Words, So Little Time

Aug 24th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 5 min read

I love to set myself a challenge. Only the other day I decided I wanted to go back to looking like the supermodel I used to be and, realising that would mean dropping twelve pounds and welcoming back my thigh gaps, I started a new keep fit and healthy eating regime. Well okay, I never did look like a supermodel but I am twelve pounds...

Interviewing A Writer: Karly Edwards

Aug 15th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 6 min read

Anyone who says social media is a disease inflicted upon our techno-savvy generations obviously haven’t been using it right. I discovered a brilliant debut author via Twitter a while back and now I just can’t get enough of her or Part I of her brilliant novella, The Stalker. It’s my honour to introduce Karly Edwards to Caffeine Addled Ramblings: ∞ ∞ ∞ This is your first novella...

Exquisite Alien Consequences

Aug 12th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read

Did you ever play Picture Consequences as a child? You know, the game where you'd draw the head of an alien, fold the piece of paper over and hand it on to the next person who'd draw the body, fold it over and hand it to the third person who would draw the feet? If you did, CONGRATULATIONS you had one amazing childhood! If you didn’t,...

Guest Post: Submissiphobia

Aug 8th, 2016 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 7 min read

I have met a lot of unpublished writers (in fact, I’m one of them) and each one dreams of seeing their book on the shelves of a bookstore. But there’s the problem: it’s not going to happen if all you’re doing is writing stories and dreaming. So many of the writers I encounter in my critique group, or even in conferences, have never submitted anything for...