a podcast for humans by humans where we talk with people who’ve had the emotional shit kicked out of them and come back swinging…each and every time.
Intimately honest conversations, deep belly laughs + talking about the parts that still hurt
the latest + greatest
Susan Stewart on writing a book to validate her existence, finding her way back to comedy by way of the government, and what you should and should not google
Listen in as Susan Stewart and I talk about finding humor in the darker stories of life – from mental health to storming the Canadian border to writing books to validate our existence..we go there!
Laura Egland on having her car repo’d, finally feeling safe enough to break down, and not knowing if it’s ok to be funny right now
Listen in as Laura Egland – with unflinching humor, real-life details, and unmatched honesty shares embracing the dark bits, feeling safe enough to break down, and so much more…
Ashley Beaudin on disrupting shame around our imperfections, sexting, and having her bottom teeth pulled at a men’s shelter
Listen in as Ashley Beaudin and I talk about creating community by showing our imperfections and where her self-rejection stems from and what she’s doing to heal it.
Dyana Valentine on dreaming for a living, unrelenting grief, and defining relationships on your own terms
Listen in as Dyana Valentine and I talk about professionally dreaming for people, Dyana’s immense grief over the death of her father and feeling like the world has moved on while she’s still trying to survive.
Listen in as Thais Sky and I talk about healing the worthiness wound, spirituality, using our traumas and wounds to build our resilience and so much more…
Listen in as Sally Hope and I talk about feeling the extremes, carrying abandonment issues into adulthood, and the lessons a band named Poet and Pornstars can teach us about the human experience.
Listen in as Emelia Symington Fedy and I discuss radical inconvenience and the very real struggles of not enjoying being a mother.
Today’s solo riff is around loneliness. Every single goddamn time I TALK ABOUT LONELINESS, I hear, “me too…me too…me too…thank you for talking about the taboo.”. And it kills me because loneliness is such a silent killer and WE ALL KNOW IT.
Marie Poulin on growing up with a borderline personality parent and finding healing through the Meisner technique
Listen in as Marie Poulin and I discuss growing up with a borderline personality parent, and how she found healing through the Meisner technique, and so much more.
Jesse Kahat on how her family celebrated her mother – KNOWING she was going to die soon and the pearls Jesse received
Listen in as Jesse Kahat and I discuss how her family celebrated her mother – knowing she was going to die soon, the pearls Jesse received, leaving a legacy, and so much more.
Rita Chand on Weight, How Much She Didn’t Know She Needed Her Mother’s Apology, and Putting The Diet Industry Out Of Business
Listen in as Rita Chand and I discuss her weight and weight loss, her mother’s apology, and how Rita wants to put the diet industry out of business and so much more.
Listen in as Shelley Rezai and I discuss her mother’s addiction, illness, eventual passing and how that influences Shelley’s art and so much more.
Listen in as Natalie Vartanian and I discuss her father’s suicide and the lifelong impacts to her intimacy with others and feeling unlovable and so much more.
Listen in as Kerrie Blazek and I discuss what it was like being raised by two very much in love but very mentally ill parents, her decision not to have children and why she makes for an awesome middle school teacher and so much more.