Newspaper and Magazine Humor
Let us consider what humorous matter for publication is. Is it
humor as is humor, or is it humor as is the kind of humor that the editor of
a particular magazine wants?
Humor Writing: Making a Joke
This business of writing jokes is serious. It is also
profitable. Some there are that think it a waste of time to write jokes; personal
experience has probably caused them to come to this conclusion. The
fault with these is that they have not mastered the art; to them it
looked too easy.
The Essentials of Humor
There are certain necessary requirements for the construction of humorous matter without which there are none of the ingenuous and mirth
producing qualities which characterize the merry mood.
Top Ten Tools for Writing Humor
Humor columnist David Leonhardt offers his top ten favorite tools for writing humor
Writing Humor: The Trick of Being Funny
It is not hard to write humorous matter. All you have to do is
to procure a pen, some paper and ink, and then sit down and write the
funny thoughts as they occur to you. It is not the writing, but the
occurring, that is hard.
The Seven Laws of Comedy Writing
Learn to add humor to your scripts from a comedy master and bring a smile to your face and a chuckle to your audience.