Doug is also a Royal Literary Fund Consultant Fellow. He’s worked as an RLF Fellow at Queen Margaret University, taught creative writing at Strathclyde University and William Purves Funeral Directors. He mentors and assesses manuscripts for The Literary Consultancy and regularly tutors at Moniack Mhor writing retreat. Doug has released seven albums in various bands, and is drummer, vocalist and occasional guitarist for the Fun Lovin’ Crime Writers, a band of crime writers. He also reviews books for The Big Issue magazine, is player-manager for Scotland Writers Football Club and has a PhD in nuclear physics.
The Lion Tamer Who Lost is nominated for The Sapere Books Popular Romantic Fiction Award at the RNA Awards!
5th February 2019
The Orenda Roadshow 2019 is CONFIRMED!!!!
1st February 2019
4 Orenda authors taking part in Aye Write events – Ticket links inside!
30th January 2019
TWO AMAZING Book Trailers
29th January 2019
FORUM BOOKS launch for Matt Wesolowski’s Changeling NEXT MONDAY!
10th January 2019