John Thoumire


John Thoumire resides in Scotland. His first play was performed at the Traverse Theatre in 1995 as part of the First Bite Initiative. He later started a career in journalism that led him around the world where he fell in love with his wife. They now live in Edinburgh with their dog, Fred. From there he runs a small independent publishing company - WildWoods Publishing.

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A Burns Experience
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Twenty of Robert Burns’ classic poems and best loved song lyrics. Short introductions to each poem are included as well as snippets of sheet music to the songs. There is an index of first lines as well as an index of titles. The poems here are universally excellent and a perfect introduction to Robert Burns.
Red Sky at Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Another short prologue to a tale in The Highlands Trilogy by John Thoumire
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A short story based off the final tale of The Highlands Trilogy
The Highlands Trilogy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,980. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
A haunted fishing village. A castle with a dark history. A tree with a hidden secret. Three short stories interweave history and horror against Scotland’s most famous backdrops. The Highlands Trilogy is the first in a series of original short horror stories set in and around Scotland.