I’ve been writing comic prose since I was 5 and getting rejection
letters from The New Yorker – some personalized! – since I was 22.
Click images at bottom for three of the most distinguished rejectees.
During Mitt Romney’s Presidential campaign,
he said Michigan trees were “the right height.”
For a tree’s heartfelt rebuttal, click here.
I have essays in three anthologies…
“The F-Word” in “Faith: Believers, Agnostics and Atheists Confront the
Big Questions” (Simon & Schuster/Beyond Words); click here for excerpt.
“Horrific Humor and the Moment of Droll Grimness in Cinema: Side-
splitting sLaughter” includes my “Ha!/Aah!: The Painful Relationship
Between Humor and Horror” (“Laugh-out-loud” – Cinepunx).
Click here for the beginning; click here to buy – a bargain at $90!
“It’s Complicated” in “Robin Williams: Essays on the Films”
(McFarland; spring); click here for the beginning.
And here’s an interview about writing,
screen and otherwise, in Script Magazine.
On the comedy website Splitsider, I reveal Comedy’s Authentic Lies.