Araminta is the Founder and Editor of Pipe Down magazine. The driving force behind the idea. Constantly striving to develop new ideas and ways to help others involved in addiction. She puts the boss in bossy.
Alex is a keen contributor and is the go to man for anything from websites, blogging to business plans.
Our Charlotte is the Social Media head honcho. Maintaining and updating our Facebook/Twitter and Instagram pages. Interacting with our readers and making sure you see and hear the tough stuff!
Craggle facilitates our creative writing groups in both treatment centres and prisons. He is an exceptionally talented wordsmith and musician. He also comes with plenty of lived experience.
The once globetrotting trolley dolly prefers to push a pen for a living these days. Currently Kelly is a working mother (a great one too), writer and poet.
Fanatical about film, Ricci reviews and writes about anything even remotely related to addiction and recovery. He is currently also studying to be a counsellor.
Known by the masses as Mr Oz, Austin has traveled the world in recovery. He is an inspiration to anyone who may think that recovery might be boring
Lucy is an inspiration. She has come through so much and is still standing to tell the tale. Thank God for us she is. Lady of many talents, Lucy is not only a writer but also a singer, studying to be a therapist and one of the duo that make up the Happy as Larry company. Goodness knows how she manages it all!
Liz is our Event Coordinator as well as another one of our Social Media gurus. On social media, her specialty is Twitterizing, she keeps the readers up to date with news and stories across the social media network. She’s a real cool cat and has her finger on pretty much all of those pulses.
Mr Truffles is an enigma, a shining light in a sea of desperation. A great writer and contributor towards the magazine. He currently has input in all areas from social media, to content writing and story telling. A key cog in the Pipe Down Wheel