Month: January 2021

Almost Awakened: 068: Gamestop, GME Stock, WallStreetBets, and The Squeeze
Almost Awakened: 068: Gamestop, GME Stock, WallStreetBets, and The Squeeze

The excitement surrounding the GME Gamestop Stock story for the last week has been palpable. So In today’s Episode of Almost Awakened I explain as simply as I can what the hell is going on with GME Gamestop stock. How did this train get going? What has potentially pumped the stock up, what potentially made it crash down, and what…

Almost Awakened: 067: Veronica Funess -Sex, Shame, and Negotiation
Almost Awakened: 067: Veronica Funess -Sex, Shame, and Negotiation

Today with sit down with Veronica Funess, Intimacy Coach in Training and we discuss sexual shame that exists within society. We discuss how healthy negotiation of sexuality can look. We discuss kinks, fantasies, and how to incorporate your most vulnerable and healthy self into a healthy relationship with your partner. Veronica is a Graduate in Gender & Women’s studies with…

Almost Awakened: 066: Phil McLemore & Bill Reel – What Is The Life Well Lived
Almost Awakened: 066: Phil McLemore & Bill Reel – What Is The Life Well Lived

My friend Phil McLemore comes back on the podcast and this time to debate the question of “What is the life well lived”? We talk about societies and individuals and how freedom versus control makes or inhibits space to be a growing responsible healthy adult who is happy with their life and producing a positive wake through how they move…

Almost Awakened: 065: Every Moment is Precious – Take on Me
Almost Awakened: 065: Every Moment is Precious – Take on Me

A couple of moments this past week helped Bill connect the dots of some emotional wisdom that had been on his mind recently. IT has to do with how arrogant we are on the first half of life and and how at some point a light bulb goes on and we begin to sense how fragile life is and how…

Almost Awakened: 064: Jonathan Westover and the Alchemy of Leadership
Almost Awakened: 064: Jonathan Westover and the Alchemy of Leadership

I sit down with my friend, Professor, Podcaster, and Author Jon Westover and we discuss his new book, “The Alchemy of Truly Remarkable Leadership: Ordinary, Everyday Actions That Produce Extraordinary Results”. We talk about what makes a good leader. What toxic leadership looks like. How good leaders foster principles like trust, diversity, inclusivity, and belonging. and Most importantly, I think,…