comedy writing Archive

UPDATE: Patients ARE smarter (and louder) … here’s proof

It’s been a fun week here in Mighty Casey Media Land. We kicked off the week a little early (on Sunday) – the 411 on that is available here, and some of the social exhaust is available on Storify here and here. One member of the e-patient posse worried that the guy was gon’ have [&hellip

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Comedy writer way-back machine: That ****ing tree

I spent 20+ years working for NBC at 30 Rock. When I started exploring stand-up comedy, the first bit I wrote was based on my experiences working in the building behind what has become “America’s Christmas Tree” – or, as I came to call it, “that fucking tree”. Since the thing was lit last night, [&hellip

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Want to add humor to your message? Hire a comedy writer. Really.

It’s fascinating to watch something take hold in the zeitgeist (look it up). Particularly when it’s something that has been solidly planted in one’s own personal zeitgeist for … ever. The hot topic in business social media right now is humor. As in “bring the funny to get attention and customers” – which is true, [&hellip

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Last Pitch Standing: Comedy Writing Tips for Speakers

I’ve been doing the short-form intro version of my “Last Pitch Standing” workshop pretty frequently of late. Here are PDFs of the two handouts – they can get you started on opening your comedy writing chakras. If you’d like some personal coaching, you know who to call! MightyCaseyMedia’s Comedy Writing Tips Mighty Casey Media comedy [&hellip

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