About Keith Ecker

Keith Ecker is an entrepreneurial wordsmith who infuses the power of storytelling into everything he does. And he does a lot. A humorist, a passionate teacher and a noted member of Chicago's performance literary scene, Keith keeps himself pretty busy. Explore the site to see what he's been up to lately.

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Is the Internet Making Us Poor?

Did you see that article on Quartz about how the Internet is making us poor?… Read More

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Squeezing in Your Passion

Brace yourselves. We’re all going to die. So why do we spend the majority of… Read More

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Short and Sweet

I’m making good on my promise to myself to update this blog once a week…. Read More

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They Call Me Patches: A Psoriasis Story

A lot of great things have been happening in my life lately. I’m getting married…. Read More

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10 Steps to Homeownership

I am in the process of buying a condo. It is way more stressful and… Read More

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Am I Just Getting Older or Are Rock Concerts Getting More Intolerable?

I went to go see Toro Y Moi yesterday with Mario. If you don’t know… Read More

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Lent: Giving Up on Being a Manchild

I have always prided myself on my whimsy. At the not-so-tender age of 31, I… Read More

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February Is the Cruelest Month

Tough Shit Eliot got it wrong. February is the cruelest month. It is cold. It… Read More

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Writer’s Block: Myth or Sinister Mind Demon

There are writers out there who amaze me in their ability to constantly and consistently… Read More

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Facebook Envy

Social media is great, right? Because it connects us all and we can share all… Read More

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