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THE FREEDOM OF FEARLESSNESS

Comedy is a great example of something many people have thought about doing, but will probably never try because it’s too scary. The thought of getting up there and failing to make people laugh just sounds way too painful. It’s Hot Under These Lights So they don’t do it. But every now and then, they […]

MY MOST PAINFUL PERFORMANCE

It was a good-sized crowd (75), but it was a different kind of crowd than I’d ever played before… They were mostly drunk, and having their own conversations. I was fourth in order, the first of three headliners, and I watched comic after comic deliver solid material to a largely-uninterested crowd. No one could kill, […]

My First Comedy Show Ever

My head is buzzing right now – I can’t believe how good I feel. Tonight I crossed a major milestone, one I never thought I would cross. Tonight I performed five minutes of standup comedy for a 50+ people, an audience who doesn’t know me and wasn’t obligated to laugh out of sympathy. Tonight I […]