I like the cold open that I wrote for this spec. It’s not great though. It’s just “fine.”
Damn you, Steve Levitan!
You’re in my head now saying everything “has to be amazing” and you’re right…it does.
Need a better cold open.
Writing Trick #1
Drink enough whiskey that you don’t feel like everything you’re writing is pure crap but not so much as to think everything you’re writing is pure brilliance.