Episode #161: A big episode all about confronting your speaking fears due to all the negative feedback us stutterers get all our lives because of our speech. In part 1, I speak with my friend, Evan Sherman, SLP-CCC, about the many benefits of voluntary stuttering. In part two, I speak with Josh Adkins and his [continue reading...]
Episode #160. In a nutshell, I play and reply to listener feedback. Topics include singing, stuttering volume suddenly increasing, and your life WILL amount to something.
Episode #159: In part 1 of this episode, I speak with an astronomer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory about stuttering, exoplanets and, well, astronomy! I can’t help it, astronomy is one of my favourite topics. So it’s also inevitable that I ask the question about aliens and stuttering. In part 2, I speak with an [continue reading...]
Episode #158: Thanks to ubiquitous and affordable technology, anyone can be a publisher. That means YOU can share your stories and advice about confidently living with stuttering to a world audience and make a difference to at least one person. On this episode, we hear from non-stutterers, Mark Blevis and Tod Maffin, two people who [continue reading...]
Episode #157: I don’t know who it was, but someone at this year’s National Stuttering Association conference said that it’s not really about stuttering, it’s about life. And I totally agree. On this episode, well, it’s all about the 2013 National Stuttering Association conference which took place in Scottsdale, Arizona!
Episode #156: Continuing from the previous episode, I ask the co-founders of the newly formed Australasian Stuttering Association their stuttering stories. We also hear stuttering stories from listeners.
Episode #155: The International Stuttering Congress 2013 is underway with listener Anita Blom sharing her mini audio diary with us. Meanwhile, I interview the co-founders of the new Australasian Stuttering Association and play listener feedback about preventing blocks and starting stuttering later in life. Roving Reporter, Carolina also asks the question about stuttering and shyness.
Episode #154: A Stutter Social broadcast for National Stuttering Awareness Week! We hosted an international panel of people who stutter to talk about what it feels like to stutter, current research, and smash myths. We also had one person who doesn’t stutter who asked us really good questions. And boy did we get deeply philosophical [continue reading...]
Episode #153: Filmmakers, improv actors and introspection are the three topics of this episode. I speak with the filmmaker of the brilliant Growing Pains short film; I introduce a new Stutter Social host and chat about the benefits of introspection; and finally, I chat with an improv actor about well, stuttering on stage!
Episode #152: The roving reporters take over! Samuel Dunsiger shares his story about recently appearing on television for the first time— and stuttering openly. We then hear from Christine Dits, the new addition to the roving reporter roster, who shares her experiences and tips when introducing herself to strangers— complete with stuttering on her name.
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