A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: December, 2014

2014. What a year that was.


About an hour ago, I sat down with every intention of writing a review of the last twelve months of my life. However, the more I wrote, the more it … Continue reading

December 31, 2014 · 1 Comment

Review: We Still Kill The Old Way @WSKTOW


Review: We Still Kill The Old Way @WSKTOW.

December 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Review: We Still Kill The Old Way


New Review: We Still Kill The Old Way.

December 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

So someone wants to option your script…


As those who follow me on twitter may have noticed, following a meeting last week I had an option taken on a new script. This is obviously a very good … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Screenwriting: Why concept is king.


I was recently told by my agent that a very well-respected scriptwriter had just read one of my recent efforts and had told him that it was the best script … Continue reading

December 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Screenwriting – Why you should take notice of dreams.


As a writer, one of the questions I am most frequently asked is how I get my ideas. This is of course, a perfectly reasonable question and my standard answer … Continue reading

December 5, 2014 · 4 Comments

My name is Dougie Brimson and I’m a Pantser!


The other day, I mentioned the subject of pantsing and have had a number of mails asking me what it’s all about. In essence, pantsing is a method of writing … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · 4 Comments