The City of Ghosts Like I’d Never Seen It Before

Feb 18th, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read

For me, Christmas 2018 was very much a Victoria Schwab love fest, gift wise. Not only did I get the much talked about A Darker Shade of Magic trilogy, but I was also gifted City of Ghosts. I decided that the latter was a good choice by way of introduction to the author – “It’s spooky and set in your home away from home…” the inscription on the...

Today, I Leave Edinburgh

Jul 9th, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 2 min read

Today, I leave Edinburgh. You would think that this ‘sayonara’ would be easy for me considering I’ve spent at least a month here every year since 2005, but this year has been different. Scotland has never felt more like a home away from home than right now. It used to be a place I came to recharge my batteries. Somewhere I would escape to when...