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HTG Podcast #19: Farts, walls, shovels and rope

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I search in vain for a novel perspective on butt-trumpeting, run into walls of creative resistance, and perform a cover of a Shovels & Rope song.

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HTG Podcast #18: Aller Retour

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I notice that the path upon which I’ve been traveling for the past twenty years or so just might be a loop. Maybe I’ll pay better attention this time around. Stuff … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #17: The grind

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I find a spare moment to whine about not having enough spare moments.

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HTG Podcast #16: Job hunting, illiberalism, and the Wachowski sisters

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I babble about job hunting, the ascent of illiberalism in progressive circles, the Wachowski brothers — er, I mean, sisters –, and the latest from the Las Cruces indie/singer-songwriter scene. Stuff … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #15: Graduation Day

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I metamorphose from graduate student to societal leech.

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HTG Podcast #14: Warts and all

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I try to get back on the creative horse after getting kicked around a bit by, I don’t know, another horse? Half-marathons, job interviews, and mindfulness meditation all get mentioned at … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #13: Pushing through resistance

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I push through some resistance by talking about pushing through resistance. Since I’ve been putting some of the HTG Podcast episodes on my YouTube channel, I decided to record a video … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #12: Next chapters

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I ponder what it means to keep the creative fires burning throughout different stages of life, maybe even right up to the end. Or maybe not. Henry Miller chimes in from … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #11: The future of communication

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I reflect on parallel universe toads, the battle between creative work and distracto-tainment, spirit magnification, and how Henry Miller recorded the first-ever podcast episode in 1949. Related media: Miller on the … Continue reading

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HTG Podcast #10: Bathroom session sound

In this episode of the Head The Gong Podcast, I reflect on the simple joy of singing in the bathroom, and the not-so-simple task of capturing that sound on a recording.

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