A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: November, 2013

Top Dog – done and almost dusted.


  So that’s that. Whilst there are still a couple of days filming to go, to all intents and purposes my role as the writer of the movie adaptation of … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

5 reasons why adapting your own novel for the screen is a great idea.


*This blog was written a few months ago but with the film done, dusted and heading for release, I thought it worth posting again because.* As I sit here typing … Continue reading

November 16, 2013 · 6 Comments

Why all writers are mad… sort of.


As a writer, you inevitably spend a good portion of your time alone. The process is after all, fairly solitary and in truth, that’s one of the great attractions. At … Continue reading

November 5, 2013 · 3 Comments