Duncan Lockerbie of Lumphanan Press

Master of design and typography
and all-round good guy

The design genius behind A Twist of Lemon

Duncan is the mastermind behind Lumphanan Press which offers a high quality service to individuals or groups wishing to self-publish. Lumphanan Press can assist with every aspect of the self-publishing process, from editing and proof-reading through to book design, sales, and marketing.

A Twist of Lemon, published in 2021, is the second anthology that Duncan has produced for Lemon Tree Writers, following the success of Lemon Zest in 2018. His design and typesetting skills are legendary – as is his unwavering patience!



As well as Lumphanan Press, Duncan is also the power behind Tapsalteerie, an award-winning Scottish poetry house based in Aberdeenshire. Publications cover Scots, Gaelic and English, with a focus on new poets and innovative writing


Stewed Rhubarb

Duncan has recently taken over the running of a little poetry press called Stewed Rhubarb which began life as a publisher of spoken-word pamphlets.


The Thrissel – Scottish Poetry

The Thissel is an online poetry discussion group which Duncan hosts on Discord.


Lemon Tree Writers


Duncan Lockerbie and Lumphanan Press