Alan Katz

Alan Katz has been a print and television comedy writer for more than twenty years. In addition to being a multiple Emmy nominee for his work on The Rosie O’Donnell Show and Disney’s “Raw Toonage,” he has written for children’s programming on Nickelodeon, ABC Television, Warner Brothers Animation’s Taz-Mania, and many others. Alan is the author of several adult humor books; he has written humorous essays for The New York Times and other publications. Alan lives in Weston, Connecticut, with his journalist wife, Rose, and their children Simone, Andrew, Nathan, and David. Visit him online at AlanKatzBooks.com.

Books by this Author

That Stinks!
Poems I Wrote When No One Was Looking
Me! Me! Mine!
Mosquitoes Are Ruining My Summer!
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Keep reading, keep laughing.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Not one living person; five. My wife Rose and our four kids.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. My greatest flaw is procrastination. Can I tell you more about this later?

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Perfect happiness is the moment when all my kids have done their homework and are busy with pre-bedtime activities that are personally satisfying and enriching for them, yet not overly noisy. I've never actually experienced that moment, but I hear it's wonderful.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. My greatest achievement is developing the ability to make people laugh.

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