A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

If Carlsberg wrote book Reviews…


There has recently been a great deal of discussion amongst the publishing community about the subject of reader reviews and in particular some of the unsavoury practices being employed to … Continue reading

September 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

The real Olympic legacy?


OK, I’ll admit it. I’ve been consumed by Olympic fever. Not just because of the fantastic spectacle the games are providing (and I think the Paralympics are going to be … Continue reading

August 9, 2012 · 2 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

The joys of wind and women….


It is fair to say that few very few things have the capacity to impact on an individuals’ status more than a fart. Sometimes this can be a good thing. … Continue reading

March 26, 2012 · 6 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

An interview with author Dougie Brimson (warning: it’s long!)


I’ve posted this as a page on my blog but thought it might be useful to post it as a standard blog as I know some people have connections set … Continue reading

January 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

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