Tag Archives: identity

OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 44 – Karen P.



Trials of performance art, families don’t always fit, pseudo-spiritualism, honesty, friend relationships, feelings, and much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 39 – Natalia S.



Living through a coup d’etat, the ripple effect, self-esteem, being in therapy, analogy and the law, perception of reality, and much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 38 – Daniel D.



4th generation San Franciscan, early tragic loss, healing through creative work, ignoring the self-critic, supporting what kids want, process over product, Instagram for artists, the healing power of pets, and much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 28 – Eric G.



Early intro to Chinese cuisine, head injury at 19, learning to walk and talk again, the power of optimism, living with a disability, solitude not chosen, the math remains in tact, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 27 – Rich J.



Skateboarding & punk music, everyone is creative, self-absorption is the new rule, saved by a cell phone, nepotism, impacts of early choices, safety in numbers, doing what you love, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 26 – Melissa B.



Old stuff, the desert, California born, San Francisco speakeasies, acting out of anger, diseased thinking, need for animals, spiritual callings, happiness, work, stop buying stuff, and much, much more…


Hypocrite’s Corner – Session One



Come with me, as I reflect on a brief sampling of shame-inducing behaviors. It’ll be fun!


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 25 – Josh B.



Toxic masculinity, vulnerability, empathy, commitment, the triangle, using privilege for good, new father of a son, last of the revolutions?, spreading love, global reckoning, parenting advice, Mr. Rogers, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 24 – Michelle C.



Growing up in Vegas, Dad’s in a band or two, The Rat Pack & Elvis, 15 year-old girl punk drummer, dust bowl grandpa, Trail of Tears great great grandma, lesbian cab drivers in Tucson, real Las Vegas, meth and the Mint 400, diversifying the next generation of programmers, manipulating consciousness, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 23 – Bruce C.



Living in an airplane, the folly of war, rural friendliness, learning Japanese, the insight of children, tabula rasa, company vs. solitude, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 21 – Sophia X.



Being true to oneself, working for good, we are emotional beings, following in crappy footsteps, circumcision, taboos, first pregnancy, modeling behavior, truth, breaking patterns, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 20 – Christian B.



Can we experience true empathy?, change is hard, how we focus, phone phobia, Detroit techno, love at first sight, where we are in history, Denmark, religion, hypocrisy, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 19 – Silvia F.



Technology as slave, Fb friend conditions, quitting smoking, chocolate problems, applying standards, loving others as you love your cat, human behavior, becoming a U.S. citizen, empathy, lust for life, near death experiences, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 18 – Peter A.



Intense music teachers, cultural customs, bad cabby, empathy through self-reflection, both ends of the cycle of life, letting kids be, and much, much more…


OUTSPOKEN – Ep. 17 – Corey P.



Walking & wandering, executive function disorder, food service work, escaping the burbs, movies, lost in music, Haight Street, fate or circumstance, Benjamin Button, acceptance, pros and cons of conformity, the happiness gene, hat dependency, and much, much more…