THE FROOD: Fit The Fourth

THE FROOD: Fit 1  Fit 2  Fit 3 GETTING THE HANG OF THURSDAYS 15 months is a long time in publishing. It's an excruciatingly long time in politics. And is also quite a bit of a wait in the fields of medicine, confectionary, and professional equestrianism. For me personally, it's the time between sitting down to suggest to…

I Don’t Have To Believe It, Farty-Breath

I'm really sorry if anyone thinks it's just too bloody soon to be posting this – but the truth is, writing it is the only thing I can bring myself to do right now, and once it's done, I can turn off the computer and just get utterly wrecked while watching the best comedy ever…

THE FROOD: Fit The Third

A VERY VERY FROODY TOWEL DAY, EVERYONE! Update on The Frood? To quote Sir Guy, "GETTING IT READY FOR YOU NOW." This article made a rather good point yesterday, that Douglas Adams would probably have been more bemused and befuddled by the concept of folk all around the world celebrating his work via bathroom linen than…

THE FROOD: Fit The Second

The more the need to write this blog intensified, the more the ideas which pinged into my head straightened themselves out as material for the book's actual introduction. And as I'm duty-bound to steer my course on this pretty concentrated odyssey through the galaxy of The Hitchhiker's Guide, the need to keep on tapping away…

THE FROOD: Fit The First

Douglas Adams would have honed this long and flabby blog entry down to about fifty words. This is why he can with relative safety be called a genius, and I can be called something else. Nonetheless... This is to announce the forthcoming publication of my third book, THE FROOD: A COMEDIC HISTORY OF DOUGLAS ADAMS'…