Episode 26 – The Hip Art Collective If you’ve been keeping up with the What’s the Deal with Creativity? podcast, then you may remember Athena, Lisa, and Mira discussing the art of Belly Dancing, and their plans to grow the scene in Columbus (this is actually the first time we discussed doing a collaborative show together). Since […]

After getting published at my school’s literary magazine ReCap I’ve decided to announce that I’ve been writing poetry for a while now. This has been a great surprise and I’m happy to have seen hard work in my writing pay off a little. For those who don’t want to buy the book which will be available here […]

Hosting is typically the first paid job a comedian gets when starting out. Wether one hosts comedy, burlesque, or music there are some typical guidelines that every host should keep in mind when running a show. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to host some open-mics, showcases, and even a festival and although there are […]

My Dead, Horrible, Funny Mom My Mom has been dead for over 8 years now. I’ve talked about her before in my stand-up and on my website before. I’ve explained how she became an alcoholic and a crack addict in the last couple of years I knew her. I’ve also been able to make jokes […]

Last week I announced officially that I will no longer be hosting Comedy at the Mezz. One of the cool things about my birthday on Tuesday was hosting Comedy at the Mezz but one of the sad things is that it would be the last time I’d get to host Comedy at the Mezz. Due […]

As I write this I’ve been 21 for over 72 hours and aside from the happiness and joy of everyone wishing me happy birthday and giving me gifts I don’t feel any different. The only thing I’ve done differently this week was eat cake and go to a 21 and over show, although that’s probably […]

D V-Day is tomorrow. Are you ready guys? Got the reservations? What about the card? You better write her a card you fuck face. Take the Hallmark card you bought and wipe your ass with it because if you can’t hand write her a two page letter then you truly don’t deserve whatever happiness and […]

Public Speaking I don’t really think of stand-up as public speaking. It’s been a big part of my life for so long that I forget how big of a deal it is to be in front of a bunch of people. I’ve never been nervous on stage, not even the first time I did it, […]