cults

EPISODE 154: Multi-Faceted Love: Borderline Personality Disorder: Josh Black and Haven Yates

EPISODE 154: Multi-Faceted Love: Borderline Personality Disorder: Josh Black and Haven Yates

Haven has Borderline Personality Disorder. Josh is her BDSM Daddy. Together, with a new way of looking at communication they’ve formed a new polyamorous relationship. But not in a way you would think…

EPISODE 153: A Daddy and His Little: Josh Black and Haven Yates

EPISODE 153: A Daddy and His Little: Josh Black and Haven Yates

Josh Black and Haven Yates are completely enamored with one another in more ways than one. Clowns, BDSM, Polyamory, and Haven’s Borderline Personality Disorder make for a wild and beautiful story of helpful insight into relationships…

EPISODE 152: This Cult is Racist!: Gloria Jackson Nefertiti

EPISODE 152: This Cult is Racist!: Gloria Jackson Nefertiti

Have you ever been the outsider in a community? The other? After joining a cult as the only African American member, Gloria quickly began to realize that there weren’t any other black people coming and she was regular singled out and misunderstood…

EPISODE 151: Racism, Integration, and the Cult: Gloria Jackson Nefertiti

EPISODE 151: Racism, Integration, and the Cult: Gloria Jackson Nefertiti

Born in 1956 in Gulf Port Mississippi Gloria was in one of the first racial integrated schools, witnessed the race wars, grew up in the Church of God in Christ, and then found herself in a cult…

EPISODE 130: How To Start a Cult and Other Stories: Emmett Montgomery

EPISODE 130: How To Start a Cult and Other Stories: Emmett Montgomery

We’re all storytellers, and we capture so much of our life experiences in stories.

Comedian Emmett Montgomery & I journey down a trail of stories that have become religions, Star Trek, Star Wars, the Marvel Universe, and The Matrix? Meanwhile, a thread from Emmett’s exmormon tale emerges making us think we could start cults...

EPISODE 128: She’s On Fire! Growing Up Pentecostal: Gabrielle Janae

EPISODE 128: She’s On Fire! Growing Up Pentecostal: Gabrielle Janae

As two empaths, Gabby and I discuss our Pentecostal experiences, speaking in tongues, healing services and heart-wrenching disappointment of loved ones not being healed. As well as my own experience with a healing evangelist leading to my kidney failure. We also dive into what it looks like to have a positive outlook and engage in the possibility of the law of attraction working...

EPISODE 127: Demons are Out to Get You! No! No, They’re Not!: Gabrielle.Janae

EPISODE 127: Demons are Out to Get You! No! No, They’re Not!: Gabrielle.Janae

Gabby grew up as the daughter of one of the founding pastors and musicians of the Vinyard Church Movement. She intimately shares the trauma of growing up being told that, "The devil and his demons are out to get her if she doesn't follow Jesus the right way."

We dive into this discussion admitting that we both still have this fear even though we know it isn't true. Her story will encourage and inspire you!

EPISODE 117: My Two Moms, Lesbian Cop Moms: Laci Jane

EPISODE 117: My Two Moms, Lesbian Cop Moms: Laci Jane

This episode, Laci tells us what it was like when her mom, left her dad, for another woman, having two Christmases, and two moms.

Laci has been through it all.  Growing up in Oklahoma, going through the divorce of her parents, her mom coming out, moving to Seattle, experiencing the cult system and hypocrisy of a mega-church, getting married, facing her own divorce, and coming out the other side...