I’m Bloody Ibiza!

On more than one occasion, by more than one person, i’ve been called Tenacious. It came back into my life this weekend, and as I twirled it around in my mouth, I thought of the pros and cons that come with this as your tagline. We’re all a little bit narcissistic in that we like […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 supercool […]

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 you […]

It’s Been Some Time

Well, well, well… It has been some time people! Like most things in life, blogging becomes a habit and on the flipside not blogging also becomes a habit. I’ve no real excuse and so, for those of you wondering what I’ve been up to I’ll do a quick round up – films and life. I […]

Edinburgh Short Film Festival

Misplaced the programme for The Edinburgh Short Film festival? Well here’s a useful link Edinburgh short film festival Action to animation and no longer than ten minutes a film, the short film festival is a must see this weekend 7-9th June. So if you’re in Edinburgh, make sure you head to Summerhall or the Granary […]

Where Do Writers Get Their Ideas?

This post is sooooo late I apologise but it’s been crazy busy in the life of Karlie, I almost shelved it but I think for any aspiring writers and even regular writers, it would be helpful, and after writing it and reading it through, I’m reminded of how wonderful it was. A few weeks ago […]

Submitted a little story….

….to Burst. told to do it by a fellow writer, so I did. Writing short stories are like eating a cheeky donut to me. A real pleasure. Especially if that is an iced donut. And even more so if that donut has creme in the middle. AND if that donut has coffee on the side………Ooh […]