Aged to perspective

Aged to Perspective – Soul Forge Podcast 290

Aged to perspective is not a sentence that makes sense. However, from my point to view, it works perfectly for this episode. I recently came across a meme talking about the age of an actress on Gilligan’s Island. As I have gotten older, she has stayed the same age in


Chaos Walking – Soul Forge Podcast 289

Chaos walking is episode 289 of the Soul Forge Podcast. May the 4th be with you! By happy accident, this episode of the podcast comes out on Star Wars Day! This episode is not about Star Wars. On this week’s episode, we are going to learn about a day in

Video games

Video Games – Soul Forge Podcast 288

Video games are typically categorized according to their hardware platform.  This traditionally includes arcarde video games, console games, and computer (PC) games. A video game is an electroic game that involves interaction with a user interface or input device. These devices include such things as a joystick, controller, keyboard, or

The Visitor

The Visitor – Soul Forge Podcast 287

The Visitor is one of the best episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. This podcast episode has absolutely nothing to do with that. Although, there will be some Star Trek talk during the course of this show! Last week I was on holidays from my work life. So, what

Where Home Is

Where Home Is – Soul Forge Podcast 285

Where home is, is the place where you feel in control and properly oriented in space and time. It is a predictable and secure place. In the words of poet Robert Frost, “Home is the place that, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.” In

Expectation vs Reality

Expectation vs Reality – SOUL FORGE PODCAST 281

Expectation vs reality is episode 281 of Soul Forge Podcast. Expectations are what we think will happen, while reality is what actually transpires. While we hope these two will match up, they often don’t. This disparity of expectations vs. reality can often lead to feelings of discontentment and unhappiness.  Expectations

Let the nukes fly

Let The Nukes Fly – Soul Forge Podcast 277

Let the nukes fly, he said, in his sadness. Love? Loss? Heartache? Anger? Sadness? Brother Robin visits the Soul Forge to celebrate his 37th birthday. Robin has a few things to talk about. Is he ready for the end of society, or can he turn his attitude around? Seasonal depression

Time, Life and Aging – Soul Forge Podcast 275

Time, life and aging. Time moves quickly, but where does it go? The seasons of life keep on turning. Before you know it, you have become an older person. This week on the podcast, Shawn and Melissa talk about aging and growing up. This topic came up because of an

Doom Box Patrol

Doom Box Patrol – Soul Forge Podcast 264

Doom Box Patrol is another fun conversational episode where we learn about a few weird and random topics. You are going to learn what a doom box is, how it relates to ADHD and what to do about these boxes. We are also going to cover parenting, being a GEN-X

Looking Backwards and Forward – Soul Forge Podcast 258

Looking Backwards and Forward Everything you want is on the other side of fear. There are a few things I have learned after podcasting about myself for the last 5 years. When you take a good hard look at your life, you should see areas where you can improve; areas

Cursed – Soul Forge Podcast 242

Cursed: The Bravery of Happiness is episode 242 of the Soul Forge Podcast. Have you ever had an epiphany? You know, one of those lightbulb moments where a sudden realization hits you! One minute you’re minding your own business when out of nowhere insight slaps you upside the head. Technically,

Rebirth – Soul Forge Podcast 240

Rebirth! What does that mean in the context of this week’s episode? Well, it’s nothing too far out there. After last week’s episode about being diagnosed with depression, it seemed like a good opportunity to turn the podcast around. Rebirth is just one of the poems that I read for

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