I can't remember his exact words, but my main funny-man Louis CK has this stand-up bit where he talks about aging. With his usual sarcasm, he goes on about how twenty-year-olds think they're gonna live forever. They revel in the mystical idea of turning thirty. "What's it gonna be like when I'm THIRTY!?" (audience laughter … Continue reading Giving yourself permission
Tag: Larry Smith
Your Crazy is Showing
So here's the thing. I'm crazy. Not in a Have the Lambs Stopped Crying, Clarice? crazy. But enough to warrant psychotherapy and be excused from the occasional jury duty order (my bright idea that, no doubt will kick my kharma down the road, I'm sure). So how crazy is my Crazy? Being an adult entertainer in my former life … Continue reading Your Crazy is Showing
So, what’s your story?
To quote Larry Smith, founder of SMITH Magazine, brain-child of the enormously popular Six Word Memoir series, and editor/author of The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists Famous & Obscure: Seems a simple enough question. We're all a product of personal circumstance. And no matter how different we are - our common denominator is that … Continue reading So, what’s your story?