A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Tax-payers of the nation unite.


Our inglorious leader David Cameron has recently been on the offensive with ideas to slash the benefit budget and in particular, has targeted the long-term unemployed and the provision of … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

Why I’m the Forrest Gump of Lad-Lit (and a moan about EURO 2012)


As a writer who doesn’t exactly shy away from contact with the outside world, I receive a steady stream of emails from people asking me questions. These range from requests … Continue reading

June 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Why today is the real test for EURO 2012.


So, it’s underway. Thus far the games have all been great and thankfully we’ve seen barely any of the racism that was so feared pre-tournament. What we have seen however, … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

EURO 2012 and the folly of racism. Oh, and a little moan……


So, EURO 2012 is upon us and as is routine, it has been preceded as much by talk of potential off-field activities as it has by those we hope for … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · 1 Comment