In today’s conversation we chat writing funny, and interview humourist Daniel Younger. Daniel is the author of two books, Zen and the Art of Cannibalism, and Delirious (a collection of short stories). Along with a list of some hilarious authors you should be reading, he gives us some insight into writing with humour.

Grab  Delirious for FREE!

Daniel is giving away free e-copies of Delirious to you folks between Monday and Wednesday! That is Monday April 20th to Wednesday April 22nd. Find it here.

Why Did the Writer Cross the Road? . . . we await your punchlines. Comment below or tweet @WriteAlongRadio


Show Notes!

Daniel YoungerDaniel Younger is humorist and fictioneer hailing from the frost-bitten igloo land of Canada. He enjoys spicy food, gourmet coffee, beaver-racing, and acid jazz. You can reach him at, or find him annoying people and lampooning celebrities on Twitter @youngerdaniel.

Daniel’s website is currently

His facebook is

His is also publishing work over on wattpad. (we really should do a show on this sometime)

Hilarious writers mentioned in this episode:

Terry Pratchett

Joss Whedon

Kurt Vonnegut

Catch 22, Joseph Heller

Hunter S Thomson

Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita

Douglas Adams, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Series

Christophor Moore

The Princess Bride, William Goldman

Image Writing Funny was taken from “Fifth Beatle Crossing Abbey Road” by Miquel C. under creative commons, some rights reserved

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