Love, depression, relationships, careers, quarter-to-midlife crises. Co-hosts Evan and Dan invite guests to delve into what makes them who they are and who makes them what they are, and in the process attempt to figure out the point of it all. Besides drinking.
Episode #21: Focus
For the first true guest of season two, we welcome Morgan. Despite enduring a recent divorce, Morgan remains upbeat and mellow. Where does this positivity come from? Where does Morgan come from? Dan: What do you have in your future that we don’t have? Morgan: I have everything in my future. Music by Ergo Phizmiz, MI-GU, … Continue reading Episode #21: Focus →
Episode #20: Motivation Part II
We attempt to start season two of We Need to Talk again, this time with a renewed sense of motivation. Things start a little rough as we get back into the groove, but we quickly find our footing among the psychological weeds of making the right choices, and how we can make better choices. Evan: … Continue reading Episode #20: Motivation Part II →
Episode #19: Motivation
Season two of We Need to Talk begins with a discussion on motivation. We can become complacent, adrift, and lazy. How do we reverse this? Apply advice to all wounds, projects, and relationships. Evan: I’ll look at the dishes. I’ll say this is a 10 minute job. I don’t have hot water in my sink, … Continue reading Episode #19: Motivation →
Episode #18 Bonus: How to Make a Pie
Sean takes us through the steps to make a fantastic pie dough. Giving tips and tricks along the way, he wraps up with both personal and societal implications of a good pie. Pie Dough Recipe: 2.5 cups of flour 1 to 2 teaspoons salt 12 tablespoons cold butter 8 tablespoons cold shortening Mix together flour … Continue reading Episode #18 Bonus: How to Make a Pie →
Episode #18: Finding Your Escape Velocity
We’re back with our friend Sean, a guy who makes friends with the person deemed his greatest enemy by OKCupid, who attends a dance marathon not knowing a soul, and who makes a mean pie. Look for the follow up episode, coming soon, that details how to make a pie just as well as he … Continue reading Episode #18: Finding Your Escape Velocity →
Show news: changing formats to be more sporadic, but better quality. Y’all know that juggle.
“You’re only as good as your last performance”
Evan and Dan’s interstitial dialogue about their own relationships, and the relationships that others have had, are stitched together by Dan’s narration. It is a very human story, and it never fails to make me comfortable with where am I right now. (Always)
We only get 21 episodes, the podcast drops on the cusp of a second season-due to one of the hosts moving (away, not to the grave) .
A conversation about divorce, and new beginnings...An oddly perfect ending?
It is to me.