2017 in Review

Dec 18th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 8 min read

To say that this year has been an emotional rollercoaster is an understatement. I struggled through a difficult New Year, welcoming in 2017 while I was consumed by panic attacks, tears and fake smiles. I’d even been diagnosed mentally ill, not that I accepted help when it was offered. The months that followed were stressful and emotionally crippling, but, despite that, I tried hard to...

The Writer, The Tissue Damage and Point Break: A True Story

Dec 4th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 6 min read

At the start of November, I had it all planned. I had scheduled in coffee dates and weekly writer’s groups; I was booked into BAFTA’s Screenwriting Lecture series and a handful of BFI events (including a glorious 35mm screening of the Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze film Point Break for which the UK screen rights too five years to get hold of) for inspiration; and I...

NaNoWriMo 2017: Meet The Writers

Nov 20th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 5 min read

Only 10 more days left of this year's NaNoWriMo! I'm absolutely positive that you're all doing wonderfully but, for anyone who needs a little more inspiration, here's Hannah's 'Meet The Writers' interview. Don't forget, if you want to see how any of our writers are doing this month, check them out on twitter! Author Name: Hannah Davies Twitter Handle: @AG_Author Q: How many years have you...

NaNoWriMo 2017: Meet The Writers

Nov 13th, 2017 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 4 min read

There's a memoir writer taking part in her second NaNoWriMo over in Amsterdam! Read her interview below and see what advice she can give you in getting through this crazy writing month! Author Name: Darya Danesh Author Website: daryawrites.com Twitter Handle: @daryawrites Q: How many years have you participated in NaNoWriMo? A: This will technically be my second year participating, but I’ve been thinking about...