Weekly Monologue – “The Best Part of My Day”
This is a scene from one of my favorite movies, Good Will Hunting. I’m working on a couple scenes from this movie, because each one of them feels like an older version of myself speaking to a younger version of myself. In this scene, Will’s friend Chuckie lets Will know that he’s wasting his potential…
On new beginnings, Parks and Recreation, and being 100% ‘That Bitch’
As I’m typing this, I have competing feelings of genuine happiness and utter frustration. I’m happy because for the first time in a while, I feel like my life is moving forward, towards goals that I set for myself when I was the fresh-faced kid that moved to Los Angeles almost 6 (!!!!) years ago.…
Jokes – 1.30.21
Been a while since I’ve written monologue jokes, but I’m trying to get more consistent with it. Gamestop’s stock has soared over 1000% to $300 in the past month because people on Reddit have been driving up the price. What’s crazier is if Gamestop tried to trade itself in at Gamestop, they’d get like 10…
I recently wrote a submission packet for the NBC Late Night Writers Workshop, and part of the packet was writing 1-2 pages of monologue jokes.
To me, the best thing I can do, the best thing WE can do, is carry on his legacy. Of being a real person, one that laughed just as hard as your last joke as you did at his last joke. Someone that could pick you up in a down moment. Someone who could toss…