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#13: Nostalgia, Grief, and Songwriting (Tyson Motsenbocker)

 

We talk with singer-songwriter Tyson Motsenbocker about the roles that nostalgia and grief have played in his life. Tyson talks about walking to San Francisco from San Diego after his mother’s passing and how her life is threaded throughout his story and music. We discuss songwriting and how people tend to mirror vulnerability and honesty when someone offers it. All around this episode addresses the different ways we frame things in our minds and how we can come to terms with loss and pain.

Tyson: https://twitter.com/tmotsenbocker

Tour: http://www.tysonmotsenbocker.com/

Tyson Motsenbocker episode on Don't Feed The Trolls:

https://soundcloud.com/trollspodcast/episode-25-grief-and-loss-with-tyson-motsenbocker

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Music by Driftless Pony Club and Tyson Motsenbocker

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#12: From Being in a Band to Being a Parent (Nate Henry)

We talk with Nate Henry of the band Sherwood and the Don't Feed The Trolls podcast about all the mental hurdles that come from being a frontman in a band to becoming a parent. We talked about how our decisions in our 20s can sometimes carry over to later years of life and the different pitfalls of public success. We delve deep into the aspects of true vulnerability and the dangers of creating a facade. 

Nate Henry: https://twitter.com/NateHenrysays

Don't Feed The Trolls Podcast: http://www.trollspodcast.com/ iTunes link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/dont-feed-the-trolls/id1078770216?mt=2

Tyson Motsenbocker episode: https://soundcloud.com/trollspodcast/episode-25-grief-and-loss-with-tyson-motsenbocker

Sherwood (Nate's Band): http://sherwoodmusic.net/

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Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonista/

Tyler: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

Music by Driftless Pony Club and Sherwood

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#11: Comedy And Mental Health (Sad Boyz)

We talk to Jordan Cope and Jarvis Johnson of the Sad Boyz podcast about comedy and mental health. We discuss everything from using comedy as a coping mechanism to analyzing work from stand up comedians like Bo Burnham who talk about mental health.

SadBoyz: https://sadboyzpod.com

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/sad-boyz/id1296625412

Jarvis: https://twitter.com/jarvis

Jarvis YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/jarvisjohnson

Jordan: https://twitter.com/JordanAdika

Mental Health & YouTube Fame video: https://youtu.be/v4D3AprE0l8

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Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonista/

Tyler: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

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#10: Mental Reset (Taylor Behnke)

We talked to YouTube Creator, Taylor Behnke about what it’s like to have to return home after a downward depressive spiral in order to reset mentally. Taylor has such a unique perspective, which led to a very insightful conversation with many different layers to it. In addition to focusing on returning home and doing a hard reset mentally, we touched on several topics with Taylor such as family, death, grief, home, resetting, creating online video, activism, political campaigning, being a female, black, and queer creator with a public audience, harassment, and creating for change and empowerment.

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Blog post on the episode:

Taylor's Twitter: https://twitter.com/itsradishtime

Taylor's YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/itsradishtime

Creators For Change Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPJClOAhRBM&t=0s&index=1&list=PLXscNb1pmFys04gVXLLvBrZ2X8JiNpdFo

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

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Music by Driftless Pony Club

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#8: Being A Creative With Depression (Jon Paz)

We talk to audio engineer & producer, Jon Paz, about working in a creative field while having to deal with the affects of depression. We explore the negative aspects of imposter syndrome and our problematic sources of identity. Jon talks about his experiences in creative industries while dealing with depression, suicidal thoughts, and the death of his father.

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Jon Paz:  https://twitter.com/jonpaz jonpaz.com

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

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Music by Driftless Pony Club

#7: Depression and Isolation (Cassandra Byers)

We interview our friend Cassandra, a makeup artist in LA, about depression, isolation, and the grieving process after the loss of a loved one. Grief manifests itself in many ways and it was good getting to talk about how Cass and those around her handled the grieving process.

We put together a few resources on grief for you over on the blog!

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Cassandra: https://twitter.com/byecass

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia
Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

Thanks for listening! We appreciate it!

Music by Driftless Pony Club

#6: Anxiety and Relationships (Sienna Mooney)

We interview Sienna from the Make New Friends podcast and talk about the ways depression and anxiety affect our relationships.

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Sienna: https://twitter.com/siennamooney

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

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Music by Driftless Pony Club

#5: Creativity, Community, and Depression (Stellar Dutcher)

 

This week we interviewed Laura's friend and collaborator Stellar. Stellar's depression gave her unique opportunities in her communities and her creative outlets. We were fortunate to hear her perspective on mental health issues.

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Stellar: https://www.facebook.com/stellarsings

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

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Music by Driftless Pony Club

#4: Balancing Depression and Career (Nathan Barnett)

This week we interview former sportscaster Nathan Barnett. We talked about the difficulties of balancing depression and career. Nathan gives us a unique look at what it is like in a high stress job in the public eye.

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Laura's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheLauraBenson

Tyler's Twitter: https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia

Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast

Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/

Thanks for listening! We appreciate it!

Music by Driftless Pony Club

#2: Anxiety (Kyle Marshall)