A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Everything you wanted to know about being the ex football hooligan author Dougie Brimson (but were afraid to ask)


As I sit here, pondering my navel and doing pretty much anything I can to avoid actually writing, I often stumble across things which not only make me laugh, but … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 1 Comment

Samantha Brick – A male perspective on a very public bitchfest


Like many chaps, I have looked on bemused as the drama (or should that be saga) of the Samantha Brick story has unfolded across the media. Now for those who … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · 4 Comments

Why I love my readers (and why their reviews are so important!)


Over the last couple of years you might have noticed that the world of the ebook has changed publishing out of all recognition. This is particularly true for mid-list authors … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · 18 Comments

Football and the folly of the gay debate.


As you may or may not know, Downing Street will today play host to a summit which will discuss, amongst other things, the issues of racism and homophobia. Leaving aside … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · 2 Comments

Feminists Suck.


I won’t bother to list any of those here as some have already been tackled whilst others are on my ‘to do’ list. There is however, one subject I have … Continue reading

June 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

It’s true. I’m in love.


Yes, I have recently fallen head over heels in love. Such an admission is, I know, not exactly blokey and I doubt many people who read these all too infrequent … Continue reading

June 7, 2011 · 1 Comment

Football YES, Women NO!


As someone known for being somewhat opinionated on the subject of football, it can come as no surprise to hear that in the wake of ‘Sky Gate’ I received numerous … Continue reading

February 3, 2011 · 2 Comments