How To

How To Be A Humor Writer In 27 Easy Steps

Remember, tragedy plus time equals comedy.

Photo by Marija Zaric on Unsplash
  1. Have a miserable, lonely childhood. Being bullied is a plus. The best humor is forged as armor.
  2. Pay attention to the details. Funny stuff is happening all around you. Really, it’s an embarrassment of riches. Shamelessly eavesdrop on conversations. Keep paper…



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Bev Potter

Bev Potter


Legal secretary by day, insomniac by night. BA, MA. Humor, pop culture, and things that make you think. My weekly-ish newsletter is