065: How to Stand in Unshakeable Truth with VICKI AMBINDER

065: How to Stand in Unshakeable Truth with VICKI AMBINDER

Vicki Ambinder is with us today and even though I'm a little nervous about opening up this discussion to y'all with someone who knows so much about my inner artist workings, I'm excited. I'm excited because Vicki has some seriously amazing tools to share with us about how to connect with an audience, how to stay in the "zone of genius" during a performance, and how to practice things that are difficult. ALL of those things relate directly to being brave and therefore this podcast. Which is precisely why I asked her if she'd join us on today's episode.

ps036: Creativity Leaks & How to Stop Them with Emily Ann Peterson

ps036: Creativity Leaks & How to Stop Them with Emily Ann Peterson

This week's peep show episode is all about how to stop wasting your time and energy in areas of life or your creativity that just doesn't pay off. The law of diminishing returns is an important one and pertains to having incessant worrying habits, over-planning things, over-controlling things, and even not caring about things enough! We'll chat a little about how to spot crazy-makers in your life and what make s a good system for preventing and stopping these creativity leaks.

064: Radical Acts of Stillness & Writing with ALBERT FLYNN DESILVER

064: Radical Acts of Stillness & Writing with ALBERT FLYNN DESILVER

Today's episode is a gem of an experience. We've got Albert Flynn Desilver with us and we're got really deep on some subject matter that is relevant to ALL of us, regardless of art form or communication mediums. If you're not familiar with Albert's work, he  is an internationally published poet, memoirist, and novelist. You'll hear snippets of his impressive feats of career bravery and experience throughout this conversation, so listen and enjoy.

063: Total Hell vs. Gratitude with MJ FITZPATRICK

063: Total Hell vs. Gratitude with MJ FITZPATRICK

MJ Fitzpatrick is a dynamite Australian and I'm super stoked to have him on the show today. He's got a story that even though the details might be different from yours and mine, the experience, the pain, the tribulation, the total hell he went through might still be very similar to yours.

ps035: Encouragement When You Need to Hear It the Most

ps035: Encouragement When You Need to Hear It the Most

We're spending today's peep show episode in the realm of the real bravery I'm experiencing right now. I'm doing the final revisions of the Bare Naked Bravery book this month. It's kinda terrifying, but fortunately something happened which we talk about today.

062: Life Lessons & Storytelling with DEEPAK RAMOLA

062: Life Lessons & Storytelling with DEEPAK RAMOLA

Today we're chatting with Deepak Ramola who is the Founder & Artistic Director of Project FUEL. FUEL stands for: Forward the Understanding of Every Life Lesson. He's got a goal of collecting 1 million life lessons and I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that you've got some to add. Deepak collects little bits of wisdom from all over the world and that's what he's here to share with us!

061: Forging a Way for Yourself & Your Art with Choreographer KARIN STEVENS

061: Forging a Way for Yourself & Your Art with Choreographer KARIN STEVENS

Karin Stevens of Karin Stevens Dance, or KSD for short, is someone who I deeply admire. That has been true for a very long while. I know you'll really appreciate how caring and thoughtful and eloquently Karin speaks about some of the subjects we cover today. We have a conversation that I know you'll drink fully and deeply. Karin's story contains things we all go through, so please enjoy.

ps034: How to Prepare for Brave Seasons

ps034: How to Prepare for Brave Seasons

Sometimes the bravery we face happens without warning. Sometimes we know it's coming. So when we have advance notice of an oncoming brave season of life, how do we prepare for it? That's what this week's peep show episode is all about. Specifically, how do we lean on our intuition to tell us what we need to prepare and *why* we need those things.