Episodes

Jan. 17, 2023

161 Sky Cowans: The Art & Lifestyle of Creating Meaningful Content

My guest is Sky Cowans. Sky is a video creator who delves into the world of wellness, spirituality, and alternative lifestyles on her YouTube channel, Sky Life. (138K subs) Her curiosity leads her on a journey of discovery an...

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Jan. 11, 2023

160 Pablo Gonzalez Vargas: Burning Man, Mayan Warrior, Healing and Tr…

My guest is Pablo Vargas, the founder of the Mayan Warrior, a multimedia art vehicle that has been featured at Burning Man since 2012, and Ilumina, an interactive light and sound installation that made its debut at the festiv...

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Jan. 8, 2023

159 Maria Sanchez Yatriki: Burning Man, Sacbe, and Creating Positive …

Maria Sanchez Yatriki is the co-producer of Sacbe, a Burning Man theme camp and network of international artists and change-makers. Maria is a community steward and experiential producer with a passion for using her skills an...

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Jan. 6, 2023

158 Jennifer Russell: The Transformative Power of Burning Man, Camp M…

This week, we have leadership strategist and transformational facilitator Jennifer Russell as our guest. Jennifer has co-led Camp Mystic for the past 12 years, a camp that brings together thought leaders, teachers, healers, e...

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Jan. 5, 2023

157 John Halcyon: Burning Man, Pink Heart, and Living With Your Heart…

Our guest today is John Halcyon Styn, one of the cofounders of Pink Heart, a Burning Man theme camp. He is also a social media pioneer and author with over 20 years of experience in online storytelling through his "Hug …

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Jan. 4, 2023

156 Lee Merschon: Burning Man, Camp Epic, Statistics, & Plug-n-Play

My guest is Lee Merschon. He is the founder of Camp Epic, a theme camp at Burning Man. Born in Israel in 1981, our guest had a tumultuous childhood, moving between countries and struggling with lying and theft. However, after...

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Jan. 3, 2023

155 Samantha Coker (Pele): Burning Man, Red Lightning, Leadership Les…

My guest is Samantha Coker, an entrepreneur, writer, and humanitarian. She was the project manager for Red Lightning, a theme camp at Burning Man, for 5 years, and is also the co-founder and CEO of Rich Nuts, a rapidly growin...

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Dec. 26, 2022

154 Christopher Krywulak: Creating Playalchemist and Businesses By Ma…

My next guest is Christopher Krywulak. He is the founder of Playalchemist, a Burning Man theme camp. Christopher is no stranger to pushing boundaries and thinking outside the box. He started his first company in Saskatchewan ...

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Dec. 24, 2022

153 Syd Gris: Burning Man, Opulent Temple, & Leadership Lessons

My next guest is Syd Gris. He is one of the longest-running fun creators in the Bay Area music and underground arts scene, Syd is known as a Renaissance man of the West Coast burner scene, and with good reason. …

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Dec. 23, 2022

152 Steve Hermosillo: Burning Man & Running Ok Corral(a 19-Year Theme…

My next guest is Steve Hermosillo. He leads a yearly pilgrimage of 60 revelers to Burning Man where their theme camp, I'm OK, You're OK Corral, erects a saloon that slings drinks, live music, guest DJs, and a bevy of …

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Dec. 22, 2022

151 Salman Hatta: Taking a Leap of Faith After Ayahuasca & Cultivatin…

My next guest is Salman Hatta. He is a transformational artist and coach who has found his way to personal freedom through a variety of spiritually awakening experiences. After spending nearly 15 years in high powered banking...

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Dec. 21, 2022

150 Sat Bir Singh Khalsa: Academic Research & the Future of Yoga

Sat Bir Singh Khalsa, Ph.D. is the Director of Yoga Research for the Yoga Alliance and the Kundalini Research Institute, Research Affiliate at the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, and an Associate Professor of Medicine ...

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Dec. 20, 2022

149 Leon VanderPol: Transformational Coaching, Essence, Trust, & Beco…

Leon VanderPol is an internationally-recognized leader, spirit-based teacher, and author in the field of transformational coaching and transformative living. He is the Founder of the Center for Transformational Coaching and h...

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Dec. 19, 2022

148 Stephen Cope: Dharma Principles, Self Doubt, and Verified Faith

My next guest is Stephen Cope. He is a best-selling author and scholar who specializes in the relationship between the Eastern contemplative traditions and Western depth psychology. Among his seminal works in this area are: Y...

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Dec. 18, 2022

147 Rajesh Setty: Value Creation, 300 Introductions, And Hidden Rainb…

My next guest is Rajesh Setty. He is often referred to as Silicon Valley's secret "spark plug" for startups, scale-ups (and shake-ups) Being a Polymath, Rajesh is constantly in the middle of running experiments across a varie...

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Dec. 17, 2022

146 Dave Ford: From Media Executive to Media Entrepreneur

My next guest is Dave Ford. He is the Founder of the Ocean Plastics Leadership Network. In 2021 the OPLN launched the Global Treaty Dialogues, a global virtual summit series engineered to build capacity and understanding arou...

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Dec. 16, 2022

145 Tej Dosa: Writing as a Path to Truth and Spirituality

My next guest is Tej Dosa. He is a DTC copywriter, online entrepreneur, and spirituality-loving Twitter personality based out of Vancouver, Canada who lives to fulfill his personal motto for living a full life: "top of the wo...

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Dec. 15, 2022

144 Danny Miranda: The Craft of Deep Conversations

My next guest is Danny Miranda. He is a lover of life. He is a podcaster and tweeter whose mission is to make the world happier, healthier, and wiser. His previous guest appearances include Gary Vaynerchuk, Iman Gadzhi, Sahil...

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Oct. 20, 2022

143 Brother Spirit: Converting to Monastic Life, Thích Nhất Hạnh, & C…

My guest is Brother Phap Linh, also known as Brother Spirit. He is a zen Buddhist monk, musician and seeker. He began his monastic training with Thich Nhat Hanh in Plum Village in February 2008, and has since composed many …

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Oct. 17, 2022

142 Ramsay Taum: Hoponopono, Hawaiian wisdom, and finding inner harmo…

Mentored by respected kūpuna (elders), Ramsay is a practitioner and instructor of several Native Hawaiian practices: Hoʻoponopono (stress release and mediation), lomi haha (body alignment), and Kaihewalu Lua (Hawaiian combat/...

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Aug. 23, 2022

141 Amir Ahmad Nasr: From Activist to Unleashing Voices of Leaders

My next guest is Amir Ahmad Nasr. He is an exiled author, journalist and pro-democracy activist. His writings have been featured in the Atlantic, Foreign Policy, WSJ, NY Times. Today he helps leaders and entrepreneurs tell th...

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Aug. 17, 2022

140 Dave Lakhani: From Growing Up in a Cult to Fighting Misinformation

My next guest is Dave Lakhani, one of the nation's most recognizable experts on applied persuasion, human influence, sales and marketing, and cults. He is an award-winning author and speaker who has spoken to more than 2 mill...

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Aug. 5, 2022

139 Josh Terry: From Overworking to 1.3M Tiktok Followers in 2 Years

My next guest is Josh Terry. He is a Writer, content creator, and investor focused on learning theory, self-development, mental models, and bitcoin. He started Tiktok 2 years ago and in that time he has attracted 1.3M followe...

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July 29, 2022

138 Roger Love: Engineer Your Voice For Maximum Impact

My guest is Roger Love, one of the world’s leading authorities on voice. No other vocal coach in history has been more commercially successful in both the speaking and singing fields. Roger coached many iconic actors, enterta...

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