This week we chatted with writer, author and fellow father, Whit Honea. We talked about his journey as a writer and how he formulates a story. We also talked about writing through grief and also his new book, The Parents’ Phrase Book, which hit shelves this January and is an excellent resource for any parent. Whit’s advice on writing is something that any aspiring writer should be listening to.
On this week’s episode, we speak to inspirational leadership speaker, Drew Dudley. Drew talks about what constitutes creativity to him, lollipop moments, how he got his start in speaking, Blissdom Canada, and also shares a million and one tips on his processes and what it takes to be a leader and public speaker. Enjoy!
Mike and I go sans guest this week and talk about how we deal with negative attention when it comes to things we’ve written. We also discuss good and bad social media practices, why I’m mad at Days Inn Canada and how to work yourself out of a creative funk.
This week on the show we are excited to have the chance to talk to writer, poet, designer and all around creative mind, Elan Morgan. You may know her best from her blog, Schmutzie.com, where she shares her amazing stories. Listen a we talk blogging, photography, cats and more!
In this episode, we talk to coder extraordinaire, Ryan E. Hamilton, about his new venture called Daddy Dev, where he teaches his son to code. Inexplicably, we also discuss Olympic Ice Dancing, along with the Dad 2.0 Summit and we fawn over Zach Rosenberg from 8 Bit Dad.
We interviewed Ottawa native and Community Leader, William Johnson, about everything he is doing to make Ottawa a better and more creative place to live, include Awesome Ottawa, TedXElginSt and the Caring & Sharing Exchange. Also, Chris does a Seinfeld impression and Mike wants to talk about bourbon.
We talk to Art Eddy about his early days in radio and how he balances being a stay at home dad, while also running multiple podcasts and writing for several online publications, including Yahoo and Strait Pinkie.
In the Inaugural episode of the Creative Minds podcast, Mike and Chris talk about their creative processes. The guys also discuss Mike’s excitement about his nightmares and a children’s book that features a pig eating a hot dog.
WE are just getting started. Enjoy!!!