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Comic's Book Club

Oct 24, 2019

Comedian Zoltan Kaszas comes on to to discuss the third Bukowski book covered by the podcast, Post Office. The risk of deciding to quit your safe job and go be a writer, Edinburgh Comedy Festival, waiting tables, sucking at every job, learning how to take revenge at a restaurant, society's relationship w/ death, cat...


Oct 19, 2019

Valley Jesus Ryan Talmo comes by to discuss the novella Shopgirl by Steve Martin. Also, being given wrong addresses to parties in the hills on purpose, being ditched, big spenders at open mics, hatred everywhere, earthquakes, beating cancer, and having nothing to lose.

 

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Oct 9, 2019

Comedian Kim McVicar joins to discuss the podcast's first book about writing stand up, Mastering Stand Up by Stephen Rosenfield, whom she flew to NYC to meet, and also took a week class of his. Crowd work, road stories, do you think you ever finish therapy? The math of comedy, slowing down on stage, and bein' a real...


Oct 4, 2019

Comedian & journalist Molly Mulshine visited from sunny London for this episode, recorded last spring. She & Rebecca discuss Stephen King's On Writing. Also screenwriting, writers who write about writing, stand up in the UK, being inappropriate in the UK, the difficulty of having to use the loo in NYC & London. Being...