This is an original 30 minute comedy pilot that I’m developing as a sample to try and break into scripted comedic TV writing.
I’m a passionate home cook, and wrote these as both recipes and comedic essays.
This Is A Boring Shark Attack: 8 Rules for Fascinating Storytelling
How to Structure a Funny Story
This Ice Cream Will Heal Your Heartbreak: How to Find Your Story’s ‘North Star’
I teach storytelling as standup, and these are a few posts I’ve written to help explain how to develop a funny story and tell it well.
This piece appeared on The Daily, the Paris Review's daily blog on October 13th, 2014. It is adapted from a story that I told at The Moth in September, 2014. I managed to win the Moth SLAM with this.
This piece appeared on The Daily, the Paris Review's daily blog on May 21st, 2014. It is adapted from a story I told on stage at The Moth's GrandSLAM in NYC in March 2014. I also managed to win the GrandSLAM with this as well.
This story appeared on This American Life in 2009.