Like any good Chicagoan, we participated in the Improv scene and even considered Stand-Up Comedy
The standing rule seemed to be that although you might experience some early encouragement – as a General Rule: you have to suffer 7 Years of Bad Improv, before you should expect some success.
Which is Common Sense
It’s that way with most endeavors, with cooking or bookkeeping, you can’t expect immediate success and need to make all-the-mistakes, before you make some money
Some call it Experience and Patience