248 — Judgey McJudgeypants — adoption

Parenthood is a challenge under normal circumstances… whatever those are. And there’s an extra layer when adoption is part of the picture.

Guest: Nubia

 

Disclaimer: Courtland, Up All Night podcast

Promo: Mission Rejected

 

Artwork: Minna, True Crime Finland

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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Music: DFA by OnlyMeith

247 — A Lot of Free Time — addiction and sobriety — with Reed Messerschmidt

I consider it a personal victory when an episode about addiction and recovery can also include phrases such as “Bigfoot porn” and “potted plant.”

Guest: Reid Messerschmidt, Irrationally Exuberant podcast

 

Disclaimer: Burt Boone, Hayseed Junction

Promo: Listen, Rinse, Repeat

 

Artwork: Reid Messerschmidt

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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Music: DFA by OnlyMeith

246 — Fear of Darkness — anxiety and creativity — with David from Me My Demon and I

This was recorded just before COVID-19 was formally called a pandemic, but you can hear it creeping in at the edges of the conversation. And you can hear how we cope.

 

Guest: David, Me, My Demon and I

 

Disclaimer: Nikki, Top of the Round

Promo: Sticks Shift

 

Artwork: Asylum 94 Productions

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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244 — A Wall to Throw the Tennis Ball at — with Phil Rood

This is where you can find the overlap between Facebook, prison, marriage and friendship…

Guest: Phil Rood

 

Disclaimer: Jo, Dice Shame

Promo: Palimpsest

 

Artwork: Phil Rood

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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243 — Stop Looking for Normal — with Mike from Boston Harbor Horror

When friends sit down, trade stories, and wind each other up a little, the concept of “normal” becomes flexible…

Guest: Mike, Boston Harbor Horror

 

Disclaimer: Matheus, Controller Disconnected

Promo: Odd Dad Out

 

Artwork: Mike & Jennifer Gagne, Asylum 94 Productions

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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Music: DFA by OnlyMeith

242 — Sexy Mummies — on fiction, parenthood and not being a dick — with Steven and Jas from Witchever Path

When speaking with creators of fiction, the conversation can go from first meetings to parenthood to gingerbread men, seemingly on purpose…

Guests: Steven & Jas, Witchever Path

 

Disclaimer: Christina

Promo: Girl in Space

 

Artwork: Mike and Jen Gagne, Asylum 94 Productions

Facebook group: The Asylum

 

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