Monthly Archives: July 2011

My First Week in New York

The job hunt is not going well. When I started to experience stage withdrawal I went to a few open mic’s, telling myself “balance and moderation in all things….” ‘cause I’m famous for my commitment “balance” and “moderation.” (for those … Continue reading

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NYC!!

Thursday I moved into my new apartment in NYC! I’m living in a ground level one room efficiency on 55th between 1st and 2nd Avenue. My Aunt DeDe and I made my bed, unpacked my two suitcases, and managed to … Continue reading

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Philadelphia!

Tuesday I appeared in Philadelphia. The city best known for birthing our government and taking parking citations to a new level of absurdity. I did not have my car towed or ticketed on this trip, but they were watching, I … Continue reading

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D.C. (well not really, but kinda)

Sunday I left NC and drove to Timonium, MD (about an hour outside of DC) to perform at Hightopps Backstage Grille. Brad Hudson runs a remarkable show in that bar he calls “Drink Till We’re Funny.” There were at least … Continue reading

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Moxie’s, Reality Television, and a Dog.

Saturday began my official road trip to NYC. I hosted two shows at Moxie’s Comedy Club in Statesville, NC. Chris Cope featured and Jim Holder headlined. I was impressed with both comics. Jim Holder was so clearly a professional I … Continue reading

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Interview in a flower bed.

On Thursday I did a show at DSI in Carborro, NC hosted by the wonderful Michelle McClay and then ran over to do LMAO Thursday’s at Jack’s Sprat’s. Tyler Meznarich stole me after the show and shot an interview for … Continue reading

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The Punchline in Atlanta, GA.

On Wednesday morning Jenny Chalikian and I woke up early to drive down to Atlanta, GA. Her car has AC, good conversation, satellite radio, and someone to split driving duty with. I feel spoiled already. As per usual we didn’t … Continue reading

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My goodbye roast.

“When you’re beginning to suspect you might be leaving a place, you become hypersensitive to it, as if your mind is subconsciously stocking itself with smells, sound, sights, and tactile sensations of a place you’ll no longer see every day.” … Continue reading

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Experiment. Fail. Repeat.

This week in comedy I tried a new writing technique. On Tuesday I hosted my last open mic night at FLEX. We had a great show in front of a very supportive audience. I tried telling a high energy story … Continue reading

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