Thirty Days and Counting

Sep 10th, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 7 min read

Today marks my thirty days off medication. Having been on it for the better part of two years, you can probably imagine how difficult (or terrifying, if I’m being completely honest) it was to stop relying on something to help me get through the day. It was suddenly up to me, on my own, to find a way to keep my moods high and my...

2018 [Part II]: Setting Intentions

Jul 30th, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read

At the beginning of the year, I had my tarot read. The reader told me that from January’s start to March’s end, my life would be filled with hope. I would begin to let go of the old and embrace the new. From April to the end of July, life would be about success and would be filled with new opportunities and inspiration. And in...

Choosing Happy, Me and Fearless Femme

May 7th, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 2 min read

While holidaying in Belgium earlier this year, I had a realisation: We each deserve the life we dream for ourselves. In order to achieve those dreams, we must be brave enough to take a leap of faith and fight for it. The thought was triggered by a series of events that had transpired a few months prior and I immediately took to writing about it...

Maintaining Your Mental Health in 2018

Jan 15th, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 4 min read

Maintaining mental health can be difficult at the best of times, but when life becomes that little bit too overwhelming it can get a whole lot worse. As someone who suffers from many a mental issue (bar the fact that I’m a writer so, naturally, fictional characters whisper in my ear on a daily basis), I’ve discovered that the trick to maintaining mental health isn’t...