The Belladonna Comedy

Comedy and satire by women and marginalized genders, for everyone.

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Brooke Preston

Comedy writer/satirist. Co-founder of The Belladonna Comedy. Bylines in @thesecondcity, @reductress, @mcsweeneys, @romper and so on and so forth.

Belladonna Comedy

Funny Writing By Women and Marginalized Genders, For Everyone. Follow us on Twitter @The_Belladonnas.

Fiona Taylor

Co-founder of The Belladonna. I grew up in Florida, but it’s not my fault.

Carrie Wittmer

oh no you’re here

Kristen Mulrooney

Writer of funny things found in The New Yorker and McSweeney’s. Editor of The Belladonna. Follow her on Twitter plz @missmulrooney

Heidi Lux

The Belladonna managing editor. She has written for Nickelodeon and humor sites including Reductress, CollegeHumor, Cracked, Slackjaw, Bunny Ears & McSweeney’s

Emily Kapp

Managing Editor for The Belladonna. Chicago-based comedy writer.

Emily Kling

Twitter: @EmilyKling2

Latest Posts

QUIZ: Serial Killer or Well-Adjusted?

Do they enjoy “getting away from it all” at their winter cabin?

This or That? Writing Tips from the Editors

Some advice on writing one of our favorite forms, plus funny pieces from last week!

A Guide to Your Exploitation as a Teaching Assistant

We recommend not having any physical or emotional needs that do not pertain directly to academics.

David Attenborough Narrates the Great Twitter Migration

Alas, the V-shaped formation fails to materialize. It looks more like a broken I or maybe an S. Wait. Is that an X?

Were You Canceled for Hate Speech or Murdered in a Hate Crime?

You have been shunned from society briefly, by a small group of people, but ultimately became President of the United States.

Daily Itinerary of a Stationary Bike That Hasn’t Been Ridden Since 2020

Someone yells, “Hey! It’s the bike that killed Mr. Big!” Everyone breaks out in applause. I’ve never felt more alive.

5 Humor Pieces We’re Thankful For

Grab a glass of spiked egg nog and laugh your tailfeathers off at these funny Thanksgiving faves.

Happy Thanksgiving Week!

Eat, enjoy, and kick your feet up.

Your Request to Sever Yourself for Thanksgiving Has Been Denied

You must YOURSELF experience family time. We are sorry.

Miranda Rights For People Who Are Friends With Writers

Anything you say can and will be used as writing material!


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