EPISODE 196: When Empaths Talk, Therapy Happens: Jess McMahon

EPISODE 196: When Empaths Talk, Therapy Happens: Jess McMahon

An empath is described in SciFi as a person with the paranormal ability to apprehend the mental or emotional state of another individual. Strangely, psychologists use this term as well. I think therapy happens when they talk, let's find out.

EPISODE 195: Success as An Empath After Growing Up Around Abuse: Jess McMahon

EPISODE 195: Success as An Empath After Growing Up Around Abuse: Jess McMahon

Jess is an empath, mom, and band manager. She grew up and survived hardcore domestic abuse and came out of it functioning, healthy, happy, and successful.

MONDAY MELTDOWN: Are you in an Abusive Relationship with God?: Zac Gandara

MONDAY MELTDOWN: Are you in an Abusive Relationship with God?: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

In this week's episode, we talk about how similar religion and a "relationship with God" are to an abusive relationship, and how leaving it is like a divorce.

EPISODE 077: Loser Stories: People Think I'm an Atheist?: Ron Smith

EPISODE 077: Loser Stories: People Think I'm an Atheist?: Ron Smith

Ron Smith is a 6'8" pleasure to be around.  We converse around punk rock, spiritual abuse, abuse, atheism, agnosticism, Catholicism, being bitter and angry, and finding joy in our now, lives of liberality.

Ron was born and raised on the Indianapolis' east side to an interesting kind of Christian home.  My father was a working class Immanuel Kant, and my mother a sharp-tongued Voltaire who was, and still is, cynical towards organized religion...

EPISODE 039: More Than Sex-Positive Feminism: Maggie Young

EPISODE 039: More Than Sex-Positive Feminism: Maggie Young

Maggie has admittedly had sex with over 50 men, and she has authored a memoir about the first 23.  Her Sex-Positive ideology has her free as a bird, and able to openly talk about her sex life and more.  Including growing up in abuse, rape, and even a recent sexual harassment incident while driving for UBER...