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.
FORUM BOOKS launch for Matt Wesolowski’s Changeling NEXT MONDAY!
10th January 2019
DEEP DIRTY TRUTH & CHANGELING JOINT LAUNCH!!!!!!
9th January 2019
Orenda Books signs Paul Burston’s disturbingly relevant thriller The Closer I Get in a Frankfurt pre-empt, two-book deal
15th October 2018
Orenda Books’ Johana Gustawsson wins the prestigious Balai D’Or and a TV deal
27th September 2018
Helen FitzGerald moves to Orenda in a two-book deal
20th September 2018