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EPISODE 172: The Live’s and Times Of Mark “Mom” Finley: Mark "Mom" Finley

EPISODE 172: The Live’s and Times Of Mark “Mom” Finley: Mark "Mom" Finley

Being with Mark Finley is like sitting with the Golden Age of Broadway royalty. He’s met and worked with icons. He’s lived multiple lifetimes. Living through the terror and prejudice of the 1980’s AIDs scare and more.

EPISODE 171: Never Say No!: Mark “Mom” Finley

EPISODE 171: Never Say No!: Mark “Mom” Finley

I've never been starstruck with a guest before but drinking with Mark Finley was like hosting young Golden Hollywood. He's done so many things, met and worked with so many people; you'd think he's lived multiple lifetimes. Maybe he has. Enjoy and be entertained and inspired.

EPISODE 170: A Bar Saved My Life. Oh! I'm HIV Positive: Brian Steen

EPISODE 170: A Bar Saved My Life. Oh! I'm HIV Positive: Brian Steen

Brian is HIV Positive, and he tells his heartfelt and beautiful story to us in the only way he can. With his giant freaking heart of gold. He admonishes the friends, family, and community that have helped him along the way. You will be inspired and encouraged.

EPISODE 169: The Guy “Praying My Gay Away” Had a Boner: Brian Steen aka Merry Lubealot

EPISODE 169: The Guy “Praying My Gay Away” Had a Boner: Brian Steen aka Merry Lubealot

Raised in a small logging town as Seventh-Day Adventist, then Pentecostal. Brian knew he was gay at a young age. He's had his hardships and traumas by living his truth, but nothing has dwindled his light or hardened his heart of gold in the least.

EPISODE 168: A Christian Marries a Satanist: Little Bear and Tobias

EPISODE 168: A Christian Marries a Satanist: Little Bear and Tobias

Part 3 of 3: Little Bear and Tobias are models of the type of human inclusivity this podcast is all about. Human inclusivity is real and can grow within us all. Little Bear and Tobias show us how.

EPISODE 167: Leadership and Abuse are Not the Same Things: Tobias & Little Bear

EPISODE 167: Leadership and Abuse are Not the Same Things: Tobias & Little Bear

Part 2 of 3: Little Bear and Tobias are engaged. Little Bear, a heterosexual Christian, Tobias, a pansexual Satanist. Tobias shares his story of a 20-year Naval career, growing up with a gay dad, hypermasculine military hazing and Christian cult trauma. His presence will comfort and enlighten you.

EPISODE 166: Bearded Woman, Christian, Marrying a Satanist, I Am What I Am: Little Bear & Tobias

EPISODE 166: Bearded Woman, Christian, Marrying a Satanist, I Am What I Am: Little Bear & Tobias

Part 1 of 3: Little Bear and Tobias are engaged. Little Bear, a Christian and Tobias, a Satanist. Born into a Jewish family Little Bear found peace in Paganism until the Coven went toxic. She's since found a home in Christianity, a partner in Satanism.

EPISODE 165: Corruption: Religious, Governmental, Educational: Birungi Birungi

EPISODE 165: Corruption: Religious, Governmental, Educational: Birungi Birungi

Birungi tells us the story of what it was like growing up under a corrupt government and his crazy journey to America on what seemed like an impossible scholarship magic carpet.