A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: August, 2010

Things That Annoy Me (Part Four – Midgets)


Like many people, I have a number of phobia’s. I don’t like mice (too quick!), am terrified of heights (albeit on account of once being on a 25 foot platform … Continue reading

August 27, 2010 · 6 Comments

Things That Annoy Me (Part Three – Me!)


From ‘The Yob Laureate’ to names that are (or should be) unprintable on any kind of media, it’s fair to say that over the years, I have been tagged with … Continue reading

August 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

Things That Annoy Me (Part Two – Women)


Since my last blog, I’ve received numerous mails supporting my thoughts on those morons who hog the middle lane on motorways as well as suggestions for future topics to write … Continue reading

August 20, 2010 · Leave a comment

Things That Annoy Me (Part One – Middle Lane Hogs).


For some reason, I am often accused of being miserable. Quite why is something of a mystery to me as in spite of the fact that life continually builds brick … Continue reading

August 18, 2010 · 2 Comments

Multi-Tasking!


 Following a recent discussion about multi-tasking and the apparent inability of the average male to carry out more than one function at a time, I had intended to write a … Continue reading

August 13, 2010 · 4 Comments

My Life as a Literary Leper…


As some of you will know, the Edinburgh Literary Festival is fast approaching. Regarded as possibly the foremost festival on the calendar, it brings together authors and ‘thinkers’ from across … Continue reading

August 9, 2010 · 4 Comments

The Joy of Farting…


It might not come as too much of a shock to hear that I am not an animal lover. Indeed, I would actually go so far as to say that … Continue reading

August 5, 2010 · 7 Comments