If you've been keeping up, then you know how much I love to study comedy structure. I've broken comedy down into 12 major comedy structures that all the greats use.
So you sit down to write and nothing happens. Now what? What causes your creative process to shut down? There's almost nothing more frustrating than not being able to
Amy Gordon literally does her "no holes barred" approach to comedy. She's a perfect example of how to be a funny woman. What makes this specific to a
Here's another entry into my blog on How to be a funny girl. Why would I bother writing about something like this? Because this business is hungry for
Years ago, when I was first starting in comedy, I worked with a headliner comedian who said he hadn't written a new joke in 11 years. Why do so many
People often ask me how Jay Leno is viewed in the public eye. I don't like to talk unfavorably about anyone (that's a lie), but here's Letterman taking a jab.
So you sit down to write comedy and what happens? Nothing! Now what? I teach a lot of techniques so that people can learn how to write comedy. Most of what
Just for kicks I wanted to write some quick jokes about a random story that showed up in the news. This is what I came up with. Please feel free
There's an old saying, "It is impossible to dislike someone who makes you laugh." Whether you are looking to use humor to improve relationships, sales, presentations, script writing or simply