Hello, again, hello..

  In an attempt to keep writing, I am going to attempt to inject some life back into this here blog. I’ve had dalliances elsewhere, I’m not going to lie, but, like a crazed lover, I keep coming back this little lady. Who I am now? I Am Karlie. Where it all began, all thoseContinue reading “Hello, again, hello..”

T2 – In review

Ahh Edinburgh, what a wonderful city to live in. It’s beauty is rarely captured on screen, (unless of course you scroll Instagram with the hashtag Edinburgh), so it’s great to see it feature in Danny Boyle’s T2, the long awaited sequel to the iconic, Trainspotting. I watched it at the Cameo cinema, surrounded by theContinue reading “T2 – In review”

2014 – Goodbyes and Good Hello’s

As 2014 takes its last breaths I’ll be sitting in an airport lounge ready to kick start my 2015, catching up with old friends in new and old spaces. So excited, but before I fast forward in time, let’s go back… 2014 has been a year of Hello’s and Goodbyes. So many more Hello’s thanContinue reading “2014 – Goodbyes and Good Hello’s”

Jonathan Sothcott talks British Film Producing, Star Wars and 2015

I’m immensely proud to call Jonathan an Industry friend and just adore catching up with him, there’s always something awesome in the pipeline. I figured it was about time for a follow up to our previous 2013 catch up. So, enough from me, here’s the man himself. K – Last time we spoke you wereContinue reading “Jonathan Sothcott talks British Film Producing, Star Wars and 2015”

Karlie v Vintage?

I directed this stop motion video for my friends salon earlier in the year and have always been fascinated by the way vintage looks on other people. The little video contains my lovely friend Juliet, with hair done by Anne Wilson at Broughton Place Hair and Beauty. Two of my good friends pull it offContinue reading “Karlie v Vintage?”

And Just Like That, She Was Back…

I know right, I’ve started with that sentence so many times, but dear blog readers, (you lucky (?!) two who stayed with me) I think I am back, I am definitely still dreaming! It’s tentative, but the creative juices are flowing at Casa De Karlie. I’ve been writing a bit, I’ve been thinking a lot,Continue reading “And Just Like That, She Was Back…”

Where Does The Time Go?

<a href=”http://www.bloglovin.com/blog/4793811/?claim=z7rrvcgdwey”>Follow my blog with Bloglovin</a> Hello! I am back. I have been so busy doing other things that writing has taken a backseat in my day to day. I’ve talked so much about cultivating good habits in writing in this blog, it is a shame I have not taken my own advice! Write daily,Continue reading “Where Does The Time Go?”

How To Write A Successful Screenplay

This week I was added to a list of Screen Writers to watch. I know, exciting right! I thought this would be a great opportunity to share with you some of my top tips on how to write a successful screenplay; and what it is like in a day in the life of a supercoolContinue reading “How To Write A Successful Screenplay”

Bootleg Film Festival and Virgin Media Shorts

Wowee what a week! Aside from all the important everyday, (2 children, 3 clients, 1 job, 1 HND course, and a social life); two important things have happened. First up was my friend John McPhail, getting his short film, ‘Just say Hi’, short listed in the Virgin Media Short film competition. 850 films streamlined downContinue reading “Bootleg Film Festival and Virgin Media Shorts”

Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival

Me with Mel and Sue. While I am a big lover of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, I found a deeper love this summer in the form of the Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival . Held annually and tucked somewhat discretely away at the EICC, the Television Festival is a DREAM for writers. Why so youContinue reading “Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival”