This episode is the return of Los Angeles AcroYoga performer Bryan Belleza along with his creative partner, Kelly Thayer. Bryan, Kelly, and Michael discuss AcroYoga, film projects, the creative process, creating on a budget, work vs. play, collaboration, passion projects, common vision, positivity, sexism in Acro, personal power, Kitty Brown, actualization, Filipino cuisine, food issues, portion control, nutrition, body aesthetics, food science, Alton Brown, exercise, water, sleep, hypoglycemia, and Feminism.
Kitty Brown is now the official permanent co-host of Something2XP! Our guest is social worker and LGBTQ activist, Chris Murphy. We talked about social work, LBGTQ activism, positive change and representation in the media, acceptable questions, transpeople in the media, validating all experiences, self-validation and love, the journey of transition, dating, what is “normal”, perception changes, mens vs. womens rooms, “The Code”, pronouns, positivity, being a good ally, making room in your life, finding a support system, TeenLine Online, LGBTQ teen outreach, GamerGate, gender vs. sexuality, intersectionality, unicorns, social constructs, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, clothing choices, and picking your battles.
This week, our guest is actress, media producer, and champion of positivity, Jenna Edwards. Michael and Jenna discuss the art of producing, independent vs. major studio productions, her upcoming TV talk show Wake Up!, 70s and 80s vs. modern TV, The Walking Dead, Alias, nice celebrities, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, empowering life changes, stand-up comedy, prioritizing, fear vs. positivity, recovering from major life-shattering tragedy, PTSD, being kind, Selma, Oprah, pursuing happiness, listening to the Universe, retiring from film producing, achieving goals, podcasting, and frugal vs. lavish weddings.