Tornado Chasers: Lifting That Writer’s Block

Apr 1st, 2019 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 6 min read

For a (thankfully) short period in March, there was so much going on in my life that I felt unable to concentrate on the written word. I wasn’t able to post poignant birthday messages to the people I loved, I wasn’t able to work on my novel, I wasn’t even able to read without the words swimming around the page. I felt like a walking,...

It’s Okay To Shelve Your Novel

Apr 2nd, 2018 Caffeine Addled Ramblings 3 min read

At the start of January, I had three novels in various stages of completion. The first, a story of three friends manoeuvring their way through a difficult week, had a few chapters left to complete. Another was a product of childhood love and confusion that I couldn’t get to work no matter how much I tried – the characters were perfect, but the story just...