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Creative Confidants - Exploring and Encouraging the Origins of Creativity
24 minutes | Oct 16, 2019
Where do we go from here?
The podcast goes on. But why? We didn't get canceled only to be revived by a network after thousands of passionate fan letters poured in. No one "needs" this podcast. Except for maybe the two guys making it. Well, maybe that's enough for now.
24 minutes | Oct 9, 2019
What would happen if you really gave it a 10/10?
Effort. It's the not-so-secret sauce to any creative pursuit. So why can't we give-give-give-give-it all we got every time? Or even most times when we really need to?
23 minutes | Oct 2, 2019
Another one from the vault!
And by "vault", I mean earlier this year. And really only 4 months ago. I have no idea what we talk about in this one, but if I had to venture a guess, it would include "creativity", "rock n' roll" and "Paul Hogan."
23 minutes | Sep 25, 2019
There's No Traffic on the Extra Mile
Oh hi! Yeah, we still do this. We recorded this episode in May of 2019 and haven't really listened back to it. So let's all discover its contents together! Like Al Pacino's glove box! Wait, that can't be right...
28 minutes | Apr 30, 2019
Using Creativity to make Fantasy a Reality
Game of Thrones style! AND how creative beings are more likely to gather a box full of tools along the way to mastering their craft.
29 minutes | Apr 11, 2019
When Business and Creativity start to Flow together.
Shakespeare stacked the theater with what the people wanted. Mozart made money not as a composer. Never mind what your passion is...what's your creative business?
23 minutes | Mar 28, 2019
Into the Great Wide Open
In his classic song, Tom Petty utters two identical phrases with completely opposing meanings. "The future was wide open" holds as much hope as it does despair. So how do we approach it as creative beings?
26 minutes | Mar 14, 2019
The Creativity in the Familiar Surprise
"I've got a business idea that no one has ever done before! I've got a song that sounds like nothing you've ever heard! I'm writing a book on the back of my hand!" Good luck! Don't overthink it and definitely make sure your audience doesn't have to.
31 minutes | Feb 27, 2019
Elton John and a Fond Farewell
What do you say about Rocketman? Not enough, that's for sure. So we didn't try too hard. We probably could have tried harder. But we think you'll get the gist of our admiration and fascination with the most unlikely rockstar of all time.
26 minutes | Jan 23, 2019
Can an Old Dog Teach a Young Dog New Tricks?
What can Millennials learn from Gen X? Baby Boomers? Are they even listening? As they discover certain areas of expertise they can't simply download, it turns out they are.
31 minutes | Jan 4, 2019
The Year in Creativity
We did a lot in 2018. And we documented most of it on our podcast. Here's a fun little recap of where our creative paths took us and where we see them going.
32 minutes | Dec 17, 2018
Do you suffer from creative jealousy?
Is everyone getting successful without you? Probably not. Have others experienced the kind of success you'd like for yourself? Well...yeah...and you owe them a debt of gratitude for showing you the way (or really, one of the thousands of ways) to your own success.
29 minutes | Nov 16, 2018
When Your Creative Breakthrough Happens in Your 50s.
We talk about the lovely article by Ann Dowd as it was published in Glamour magazine. She gives some powerful insight into graceful approach to a success she knew was coming, albeit not for a long, long time. Also, I accidentally deleted last week's episode. So ignore the references to it. -Mick (just kidding, this is Jason)
30 minutes | Nov 2, 2018
Origins of Truth in Creativity. What got you started? What keeps you going?
We examine the first moments that sent us down our respective creative paths. What were the early signs of wanting to chase down a life full of pursuing creativity. Plus an update on Jason's progression of his TV pilot!
23 minutes | Oct 25, 2018
Creative Confidants' Greatest Hits
We didn't mean to do this. But we ended up with a dense episode of good things to remember in your creative pursuits. So maybe it's just what we needed instead of what we planned. To sum up: Creativity comes to those who do.
45 minutes | Oct 19, 2018
So I Have This Idea for a TV Show...
Here's a fun one! Jason has an idea for a show he wants to write. Mick has been teaching writers workshops for years now. Can these two confidants hash out a TV show on the podcast? Let's find out!
30 minutes | Oct 11, 2018
The benefits and pitfalls of being the creative human.
You know Caveman Steve, right? Well, now you'll know him and some of his crazy ideas. But one of those ideas might be all it takes to take humanity into the future.
30 minutes | Oct 4, 2018
9 Ways to be More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes
We found a thing online and now we're talking about it. Cool?
33 minutes | Sep 26, 2018
How Creative Are You?
We jump into a little bit of the science behind genius and reveal 10 questions to answer whether or not you're a creative person. Of course, we already think you are. But this might help convince you as well.
24 minutes | Sep 19, 2018
Creativity as a Habit
Breaking down the How, What and Why of your creative pursuits. Where do you start and what do you do? Maybe first answer why you want to do it.
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