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Writing Humor

Telling jokes and funny stories is a challenge for most writers. That’s unfortunate because humor is often the best way to make a point. In the real world I often make my point with sarcasm. As an aside, after years of hard work, my family is well-trained in my particular brand of humor. Strip away the visual cues, specifically my facial expressions and hand movements, and my thespian-like voice inflection, however, and my dry charm and incredible wit can get lost on the page. See what I mean?