Author Archives: paulgude

About paulgude

Paul Gude writes small books, makes stupid music, draws silly pictures, and does weird things on stage.

Looks Like I Have a Dang Website

I have been staying away from most social media for a while and I am very much enjoying it. That said, the dangerous honeypot that is Twitter continually tempts me. In order to make my experience a bit more palatable, … Continue reading

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Solved!

Folks, seven years ago, I tried to find a comedian I had seen in the late 80s, early 90s: https://paulgude.wordpress.com/2010/11/15/how-powerful-is-the-internet/ I FINALLY FOUND HIM!

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The Maladaptive Podcast

Howdy, folks! It’s been a long time since I’ve posted. I want to let you know that my wife and I have started making an audio fiction anthology called Maladaptive: https://maladaptive.podbean.com/ We’ll be updating it whenever we want with whatever … Continue reading

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Illinois Reads!

Everyone! It is with great pleasure I announce that “When Elephant Met Giraffe” has been chosen for the Birth to 4 Year category for Illinois Reads! http://illinoisreads.org/booksselectedfor2017/2017birthto4.html You can find out more about this great program here: http://illinoisreads.org/faqs.html Illinois Reads … Continue reading

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Are Giraffe and Elephant Are Friends Electric?

The day is here! As you know, Giraffe and Elephant first came into being as a web comic more than a decade and a half ago. Recently, they gained new life as a printed property at Disney/Hyperion. At long last, … Continue reading

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A Very Nice Interview

I had a very nice interview with Paula G. of Baltimore County Public Library’s “Between the Covers.”  You should totally read it! http://www.bcpl.info/between-the-covers/between-covers-paul-gude

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Paul F. Tompkins: True Gentleman

I cannot express how deftly Paul F. Tompkins handles a potentially mortifying situation.  The amazing people who run Russel E. and Fern M. Hettenhausen Center for the Arts booked Paul F. Tompkins to come to Lebanon, IL. The population of Lebanon … Continue reading

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A Surprise for Giraffe and Elephant Is Out! Now What?

Hello, everyone! I am pleased to announce that A Surprise for Giraffe and Elephant is now out! Below are some tips of things you can do to help our two pals spread their message of fun and friendship! Buy the Book Online, Preferably … Continue reading

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Tomorrow

You guys. You. Guys. My second Disney-Hyperion book for children comes out tomorrow. At the time of this writing, Amazon.com has it still listed as a 25% off pre-order: A Surprise for Giraffe and Elephant It is a great book. … Continue reading

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Death to “I Read Somewhere That…”

The Internet, and by extension social media, has had the potential to virtually eliminate hearsay for some time. Any stray thought we have about a subject could be verified by someone within our extended sphere of acquaintances who has studied … Continue reading

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