By Lance Brown
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Come on a journey with me from estrangement and isolation to connection and community.
||ExplicitEstranged #16: A Conversation with Darren Staley / Crobama (Pt. 1)||Panic attacks, agoraphobia, and years on end stuck entirely inside the house. No, not me–my Twitter buddy, recovering agoraphobic Darren Staley. (Host of Dylan Brody’s Neighbor’s Couch.) Hear how he went from a relatively normal life to nearly a dec||11/26/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #15: Holidays II / Thanksgiving||Going deeper into my shaky relationship with holidays, I discuss my Thanksgiving options this year, and question the legitimacy of an invitation I got. And then, after much bemoaning, I give thanks!||11/26/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #14: Holidays I / Halloween||My childhood was filled with traditional holiday celebrations, but they have been largely absent in my adult life. That’s been partly philosophical, and partly circumstantial…or maybe I’m just kind of a dick about holidays. (?||11/26/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #13: Choosing Not To Go Out||In a week with three consecutive opportunities to go out at night, I do the math and decide to blow one of them off. Let's hear my rationale, and examine my social mathematics!||11/19/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #12: Going Out (or not), and Meeting Mojo at WTF Live||For a good six years or so when I was younger, I partied and went out a lot. Then for the next 18 years, not so much. On a drive home from my first night out in many months, I discuss why that came to be. Oh, and I just met a hero of mine […]||11/15/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #11: Work Habits, Pt. 2||How did my habits of overload, imbalance, and procrastination–and my addiction to pressure–contribute to my isolation, burnout, and an eventual reformation of my project-launching ways? And how does that all tie into my present-day efforts to de-estra||11/11/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #10: Let Down by a Friend||“I hope you’re not too mad,” says a friend who let me down, big-time. Am I too mad? Let’s find out! (Click the play button in the player or use the links below to download or listen in other ways.) What’s in this episode: Very disappointing news||11/6/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #9: Work Habits, Pt. 1||How does my workaholism tie in to my tendencies of isolation and disconnection? Let’s find out! (Click the play button in the player or use the links below to download or listen in other ways.) What’s in this episode: “I have a huge, huge, huge, hug||10/29/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #8: Hiding Out, and Why||The show went into an unannounced hiatus for over a month--why? I've sort of been hiding out--why? Let's find out!||10/28/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEstranged #7: “This is not a sad show”||Can a show about isolation, loneliness, and disconnection be a happy and positive enterprise? Hell yeah it can! Let's hear about how awesome life is, and how Estranged is not a sad show!||9/21/2011||Free||View in iTunes|