Podcast Episodes

  • ABC #90: Better Living Through Punk Rock Owen and Jason talk about latkes, tea time, and hosting Christmas dinner. Then Jason interviews photographer and punk musician Alexis Van Billiard about moving home, finding a new self, and ...
  • ABC #89: Dancing Ink Owen and Jason talk about Jason’s recent attempts at baking, the joy of family dinners, and more. Then Jason interviews ballet dancer turned tattoo artist Miya Matsui about how she ...
  • ABC #88: In The Kitchen With Aunt Linda Owen and Jason make chicken and dumplings (using this recipe from Slow Roasted Italian) and Toll House chocolate chip cookies, then Jason chats with Aunt Linda about her turkey adventure ...
  • ABC #87: Location, Location, Location Owen and Jason talk about the way places shape our personalities. Then Jason talks with DJ Lilly about how people figure out where they’re meant to be. Also in this ...
  • ABC #86: Wooden Whales, Thanksgiving & More A Brief Chat is back with a brand new format! Owen and Jason chat about going home for the holidays, applying for jobs, self-worth and more. Then, Jason interviews Dave ...
  • ABC: Big Changes On The Way! In which I describe the major changes on the way for A Brief Chat. — This show is only possible because of people like you. Visit A Brief Chat‘s Patreon page and ...
  • ABC #85: Desire & Suffering In which I talk about balancing my Buddhist practice, which encourages letting go of desire and craving, with my vision for my own future. — This show is only possible because of ...
  • ABC #84: More Poems By Yours Truly In which I read and talk about a selection of my recent writing. — This show is only possible because of people like you. Visit A Brief Chat‘s Patreon page and become ...
  • ABC #83: Star Wars! (with Owen Crane) In which Owen and I talk about Star Wars. That’s it. No heavy stuff. No spoilers, either. — This show is only possible because of people like you. Visit A Brief Chat‘s ...
  • ABC #82: Japanese Food As Self-Awareness (with Owen Crane) In which Owen and I talk about how our current week of Japanese meals is helping Owen remember who they are. — This show is only possible because of people like you. ...