Episodes

Interview with Erez Agam: Author of Berlin's Immigration Secrets

Jan. 20, 2022

Erez Agam moved to Berlin in 2016 after having grown up in Israel. He has documented the challenges and triumphs of the immigration process in his book, Berlin's Immigration Secrets . During this podcast episode, Erez discus…

Interview with David Bossert: Animator, Author and Disney Historian

Jan. 18, 2022

David Bossert has had a very fortunate and amazing career working in such roles as an animator, author, Disney historian, effects animator and special effects animator. He started working at Walt Disney Animation Studios dur…

Interview with Debra S. Yates: Author of Woman of Many Names

Dec. 5, 2021

Debra S. Yates has written a beautiful portrait of her seventh-great-grandmother and a key figure in the history of the Cherokee Nation. Woman of Many Names chronicles Nancy Ward aka Nanyehi, whose immortalization in books, …

Interview with Kristen Schalk: Actor, Choreographer, Dancer and Singer

Nov. 21, 2021

Kristen Schalk is a Los Angeles-based actor, choreographer, dancer and singer. She has appeared in many music videos and live performances showcasing her work. Kristen is very passionate about the artform of dance and loves …

Interview with Helen Zuman, Author of Mating in Captivity

Nov. 21, 2021

Helen Zuman is a Harvard graduate who spent a period in her twenties at Zendik Farm, a community that she found out later on was a cult. Her book, Mating in Captivity , chronicles her time spent at Zendik Farm, associating w…

Interview with Natalie Duque: Folk Singer and Songwriter

Sept. 2, 2021

Natalie Duque is a Los Angeles-based folk singer and songwriter who has several EPs and singles out now on all major music streaming platforms. Her latest single, Gemini , features the song Know Me Better , which has a beaut…

Interview with John Baltisberger: Splatterpunk Author, Kaiju Poet and Publisher of Jewish Horror and Bizarro Fiction

Aug. 31, 2021

Austin, Texas-based John Baltisberger is the founder of Madness Heart Press . He is a very prolific author and poet of many short stories and books dealing with extreme horror and fantasy. He incorporates many elements of my…

Interview with Zach Beach: Yogi, Author, Poet and Love Coach

Aug. 22, 2021

Zach Beach has been a devoted practitioner and instructor of yoga in California's Bay Area for over a decade. He is also a published poet and author of two books, 108 Savasana Poems and The Seven Lessons of Love . Zach coach…

Interview with Frankie Raye: Singer and Songwriter

Aug. 15, 2021

Frankie Raye is a Florida-based singer and songwriter who is currently working on a new album. Her prolific career as a live performer has generated an international fanbase and concerts at such venues as the House of Blues.…

Interview with Mercedes Killeen: Blogger, Poet and Mental Health Advocate

Aug. 1, 2021

Mercedes Killeen has published two books of her poetry through Grey Borders Books, and is an accomplished blogger and writer who has advocated for the importance of mental health through both the creative and financial secto…

Interview with R. Scott Edwards: Author, Founder of the Laughs Unlimited Comedy Clubs, Podcaster and Serial Entrepreneur

July 25, 2021

R. Scott Edwards founded the Sacramento-based Laughs Unlimited comedy clubs in 1980 which spawned three separate locations featuring upcoming and veterans of standup comedy. He has been starting businesses in California and …

Interview with Kym Jackson, author of The Hollywood Survival Guide for Actors and Founder of The Secret Actor Society

July 11, 2021

Kym Jackson is a professional thespian and acting coach who written an invaluable textbook for anybody navigating through the waters of Hollywood and the entertainment industry. She also offers essential education to actors …

Interview with Ivan "Funkboy" Bodley, author of Am I Famous Yet? – Memoir of a Working-Class Rock Star

June 19, 2021

Ivan "Funkboy" Bodley is a professional and versatile bassist who performs with some of the classiest and famous legends of the music industry. He has recently published his very down-to-earth and entertaining memoir, Am I F…

Interview with Kira Leigh: Author of Constelis Voss Vol. 1: Colour Theory

June 3, 2021

Kira Leigh is both an amazing visual artist and author of queer science fiction based in Providence, Rhode Island. They have a new book out called Constelis Voss Vol. 1: Colour Theory , which is the first part of a trilogy. …

Follow-up Interview with Scott Milne, discussing updates on how businesses can effectively prevent COVID-19

May 7, 2021

Scott Milne, Founder of the Rocky Mountain Efficiency Group , previously appeared as a guest on the Erratic Dispatches podcast in October 2020 . He has generously returned to give updates on how businesses in many industries…

Interview with Tamara Sellman: author of the poetry collection, Intention Tremor

April 15, 2021

Tamara Sellman has a very impressive career as both a writer of journalism, creative writing and poetry; and working in sleep health. Her collection of poetry out now through MoonPath Press , details what it's like living wi…

Interview with David Paris: Author, Dancer, Educator and Survivor of COVID-19

April 7, 2021

David Paris has a very impressive background in academia, dance and having written many books for middle school students For this podcast episode, David discusses his professions, experience being treated for COVID-19 in 202…

Interview with Comedian, Podcaster and Video Artist: David Feinberg

April 5, 2021

Philadelphia-based David Feinberg does standup comedy, co-hosts the So Tell Us podcast and creates unique video projects with the Feinberg Experimental Light Project . During this podcast episode he discusses creative inspir…

Interview with Composer, Musician, Producer and Sound Designer: Mike Hall

March 24, 2021

Mike Hall has over twenty-five years' professional experience working in the film and music industry as a composer, engineer, producer and sound designer. He hails from Iowa and has been working on many documentaries, featur…

Interview with Grungesploitation Filmmaker and Host of the 2-Bit Horror Podcast, Kelly Hughes

March 22, 2021

Kelly Hughes has been making exceptionally entertaining indie films and documentaries in his native Pacific Northwest for three decades. He also hosts the 2-Bit Horror Podcast in which he interviews film industry veterans. D…

Interview with Composer, Podcaster, Producer, Songwriter and Performer: Santiago Ramones

March 17, 2021

Santiago Ramones is an Oklahoma-based composer, podcaster, producer, songwriter and performer who has mastered music composition and is equally passionate about discussing his craft and inspirations. He hosts a podcast calle…

Interview with Bunye Ngene, author of The Bodies That Move

March 12, 2021

Bunye Ngene is an author originally from Nigeria, who has lived in Munich, Germany since 2010. His debut novel, The Bodies That Move , details the turbulent journey of Nosa, who migrates to Europe through dangerous condition…

Interview with world-class photographers, Arnold "Arnie" Zann and Margo Taussig Pinkerton

Feb. 11, 2021

Arnold "Arnie" Zann and Margo Taussig Pinkerton have had their professional photography exhibited in major galleries, museums and publications. They discuss the collaborative book, New Orleans , and their love for this uniqu…

Interview with Andrew Shanahan, author of Before and After

Oct. 23, 2020

London-based author, Andrew Shanahan, discusses his brilliant dystopian fiction novel, Before and After , featuring an isolated protagonist and his dog with an eerie premise that written a year before COVID-19. Andrew is als…