NICE TO MEET YOU.
I'm a writer who specializes in comedy/humor and marketing copywriting for fun entertainment brands.
I contribute to The New Yorker's Daily Shouts, McSweeney's and other publications.
I'm the recipient of a MacDowell Colony Fellowship, Puffin Foundation Grant, Platte Clove Artist Residency, and DVAA Artist Fellowship - Literature. I'm a 2019 Bethel Woods Teaching Artist.
I live in the woods!!
My latest & greatest humorous wordsmithery
McSweeney's Internet Tendency
Splitsider - Now Vulture
Some of the cool cats I've copywritten for
BIZZY GETS BUSY
Where I am and what I'm doing
Events! Stop by and say hi.
7/3/19: PLAY After Dark @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY
6/21/19: Deep Water Literary Fest @ Narrowsburg Union, Narrowsburg, NY
3/2/19: Artist Fellowship Winners @ DVAA, Narrowsburg, NY
2/16/19: Yarnslingers @ Callicoon Theater, NY
11/18/18: Yarnslingers @ Cafe Adella Dori, Callicoon, NY
11/17/18: Reservoir @ The Apple Barn, Callicoon, NY
11/1/18: An Evening of Humorous Readings @ (Le) Poisson Rouge, NYC
9/9/18: DESKS @ The Corners in Brooklyn, NY
8/26/18: Yarnslingers @ Bethel, NY
5/13/18: Yarnslingers @ Cafe Adella Dori, Callicoon, NY
2/28/18: Romantic Readings @ WSPL, Jeffersonville, NY
1/6/18: Cabin Fever @ Barryville Area Arts Association, Shohola, PA
9/25/17: Humor Submission Workshop @ Loose Leaf Pages, Honesdale, PA
8/12/17: An Evening of Literature @ Wurtsboro Art Alliance, Wurtsboro, NY
7/31/17: Short Humor Writing Workshop @ Loose Leaf Pages, Honesdale, PA
5/12/17: All Fall Down @ The Duplex, NYC
4/7/17: MacDowell Downtown @ Monadnock Center, Peterborough, NH
2/25/17: Bring on the Thaw @ Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, Narrowsburg, NY
12/5/16: Apocalypse House @ Pearl Studios, NYC
11/14/16: An Evening of Humorous Readings @ HiFi Bar, NYC
11/7/15: Beyond Mad Men: Breaking into Copywriting in the 21st Century @ BinderCon, NYC
5/18/15: Sweet Baby Jesus and the True Orphan Tragedies @ The Cell Theatre, NYC
Press! What are "The People" saying?
Dr. Shannon Connery interviewed me on the Fix Yourself podcast
The River Reporter says my live readings are unmissable
Another kind shoutout from the fellas at A Newsletter of Humorous Writing
One of my pieces was quoted in The Undefeated
Splitsider asks me about my funny Twitter quizzes
An interview with me by The Belladonna founder Caitlin Kunkel
Funnylady Cass Collins had a heckuva time at my humor writing class
A Newsletter of Humorous Writing gave my fall foliage piece top billing
The Epicurious Texan shouted out my Tony Awards piece
The New York State Senate honored me with a nifty Resolution
Ad Age liked this project I worked on for the Rockettes
The Ledger Transcript published this nice interview about my creative journey
The Sullivan County Democrat called me a "Young Professional"
The Huffington Post called me "Peggy Olson"
Sprout Social asked my opinion on infographics
Yahoo asked me about hashtags