It’s blizzarding out. Right now as I write. Like a real life Little House on the Prairie-esque bonafide BLIZ-Zard! At any moment I’m expecting Pa and Mr. Edwards to fall through the front door, half frozen, to save the day, and then we shall all dance around while Pa plays the fiddle (once his fingers […]
Read More Merry, Disruptive Christmas!
There are certain questions that hang in our collective consciousness. Where does color go when it fades? How many licks does it take to get to the tootsie roll center of a Tootsie pop? How do we get all these amazing people here on the Isle? The world may never know. But let’s enjoy it […]
Read More PODCAST- Laurel Guillen and a Merry Medieval Misfit Christmas Tale
Who’da thunk we’d make it this far? 100 whole episodes, now that is cause to pause and celebrate! And speaking of celebrations, we are doing so in style with none other than Stasi Eldredge. You know, NY Times bestselling author/speaker/podcaster and co-leader at Wild at Heart Ministries? THAT Stasi Eldredge. What’s even more amazing than […]
Read More PODCAST- Stasi Eldredge: The Pressure’s OFF (oh, and it’s our 100th episode!)
Is she a plotter or a “pantster”? Wouldn’t you like to know! You may also like to know what a “pantster” is… This my friend, is how we play the teaser game. Read on! Author Amanda Cleary Eastep joins us for another riveting Stupid Game, and a fun and somehow very deep and meaningful conversation about […]
Read More PODCAST- Amanda Cleary Eastep is BACK… and better than ever!
We talk a lot of Misfit talk around here… but what exactly do we mean by Misfit, anyway? After all, One Man’s Misfit is another Man’s… Miscreant? Misanthrope?Mis…cellaneous? See what I mean? It’s such a loaded term. That’s what today’s podcast is all about. We’re breaking it all down,, Misfit Style, in a short-ish and […]
Read More Podcast: Misfit Monologues, Vol. 1
Lately I’ve been thinking about the Parable of the Talents. Ever hear of it? No, it’s not a new Reality TV show (but hey, that’s not a bad idea: America’s Got Allegorical Talent!) It’s actually much older than Reality TV; older than TV even. In fact, you might say the story’s been around almost as […]
Read More A Few Thoughts about a “Little” Talent
“Everyone is one step away from the worst decision or the best decision.” What do you do when you get a random text like this on your phone? Why, you call the random texter, hit the record button (with their full permission, that is, this aint no sting operation) and have a spontaneous conversation about […]
Read More Podcast- Betsy Braun & The Power of a Moment
I like to think of myself as a B+ Student of TV pop culture. The only reason I don’t give myself an A is because it’s important to me that you know there is more to me than just endless sitcom references. Not much more, mind you, but more nonetheless.
That said, today I’d like to talk about… endless sitcom references.
Read More A Few Thoughts on OWNING YOUR AWKWARD
So what’d you do this weekend? Me? I watched Seabiscuit. (I’m sure I did other things, too, but for expediency’s sake, and to spare you the minutiae, this is the relevant takeaway). Have you seen it? Oh, you really should. And they’re not even paying me to say it. That’s how strongly I feel. If […]
Read More Feeling a little Banged up? Excellent! This post is for you!
We are nothing around here, if not about belonging. As in, our longing to belong. Just about every podcast and blogpost we do hits on it in one way or another… but today we’re gonna hit it head on.
What do you do when you feel like maybe you don’t belong… or you’re feeling disconnected? Maybe even like you don’t matter?
Read More Longing to belong? This podcast is for you!