The Author's invitation to read from his own collected poems
at the Truculent Polecat gastro-pub during the Edinburgh Festival
is abruptly withdrawn again this year when fantastically funny TV
celebrity, comic and star of the smash hit game show"You Gotta Laff'
Travis Smelter (above) is persuaded by the pub's landlord to read
from his best-selling sequel to 'Five Hundred Favourite Fart Jokes"