If I Were a Stand-up Comedienne

An escape fantasy of a nearly 40-year-old mom

Shanna Loga
Jul 24, 2020 · 6 min read
Photo by Bogomil Mihaylov on Unsplash

Like many moms who occasionally feel stuck in the monotony of childrearing, I indulge in fantasies every now and then. My most recent recurring fantasy is becoming a stand-up comedienne. In fact, I even have a routine I’ve rehearsed in my head.