This weekend, while playing disc golf with Steve Pavlina, author of Self Development for Smart People, we started talking about the longevity of our speaking careers. He said that when he started, he treated speaking as a presentation or a performance, which put up a wall between himself and the audience. He often felt that […]

Page count 50 (Out of 120) Today I wrote another scene that I can not mention until the movie is released. Wrote it after my presentation in Ghent, Belgium. I was exhausted and fell asleep in the car on the drive home. Progress was made which is cause for a little “whoooo hooo.” Today 20 […]

Page count 48 (Out of 120) Today I wrote another scene about my experience reading the out of print book: Comic Lives. Reading it I realized that I could never be a comic. This video will explain what I mean. Today 30 minutes closer to my dream Click to play video and see the progress […]

Page count 47 (Out of 120) Today I wrote another scene. In this one I compressed time. It never actually happened at one time, like many other scenes. This was a compilation of many tiny moments all distilled down to one scene. I got choked up writing it. Today 23 minutes closer to my dream […]

Page count 46 (Out of 120) Today I cleaned up post its. I’ve been capturing ideas, but not transferring them to the Beat Sheet. A little house cleaning and organizing is good. Entered about six ideas in to the beat sheet. I’ll tell you about them on this video. Today 21 minutes closer to my […]

Page count 46 (Out of 120) Today I wrote two scenes about Dave Fitzgerald. One was about him bombing when he started to mention cancer on stage in a comedy club. The other was about his dealing with the pain of his operation. Today 36 minutes closer to my dream Click to play video and […]

Page count 44 (Out of 120) Today was a scene from Vinnie’s class in his living room. Was a moment that struck me. Today 25 minutes closer to my dream Click to play video and see the progress that was made towards my dream. My whole goal is to inspire you to make daily progress […]

Page count 42 (Out of 120) Thanks Max for keeping me going. Today I wrote two scenes about telling my mom and dad that I wanted to be a comedian, the other was telling my brother I wanted to be a comedian. Both scenes painful in different ways. Today 31 minutes closer to my dream […]

Page count 42 (Out of 120) 2 Days off, 4 days of Excuses and thanks to Max, I’m back at it! Thank you Max. Who is Max? Watch the video and find out. Today I wrote one of my favorite scenes which actually happened in St. Mary’s Church in Putnam, CT. Hear me tell the […]

Page count 41 (Out of 120) Today I’m giving myself a two day hall pass after fulling our event: Lady and the Champs to a second level. I’ll be back on Monday! See you. Today 0 minutes closer to my dream What is Darren doing and why?  See 17 Minutes to Your Dream: Day 1 Like Inspirational […]