Writers Mark and Carla share the dramatic ups and downs of selling all their belongings and moving to the Pacific island of Rarotonga with their young children and ultimately failing to make it work.
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Follow Carla at: https://twitter.com/Carla_Sinclair
Author of 5 books including Sippy Cups are not for Chardonnay, mom, comedian, podcast co-host – For Crying Out Loud and Rose Pricks, shares her funny and poignant story about how the stress of new motherhood drove her to drink more and more each day and how she discovered, in a hungover state, that she had hit rock bottom and was actually an alcoholic. Stefanie strips away the layers of shame and shares her journey to sobriety.
You can follow Stefanie here: https://twitter.com/SWilderTaylor
Co-creator, director and executive producer of Emmy nominated TV shows including Glee, American Horror Story and Scream Queens, talks openly about growing up with an undiagnosed learning disorder that left him feeling like a failure, and how he learned to persevere, which gave him the skills to navigate other challenges, including parenting, relationships, and creating tv shows with honest and urgent writing. Brad comes to us with authenticity and depth, sharing how failure is something he has come to value and even celebrate on the path to growth and success.
Producer and host of Sport Science explains how he learned to embrace failure after realizing that crossing the proverbial finish line isn’t necessarily the measure of success.
Learn more about John at: https://brinkofmidnight.com
The KCRW DJ shares her failed interview with Patti Smith and other struggles in both her career and parenting.
Find out more about Anne at: http://annelitt.com
Boston Globe reporter speaks about one of the most prevalent health issues for men in midlife…isolation. His article went viral and sparked interest across the world, waking men up to the sad fact that failing to maintain regular and meaningful friendships can have a life threatening effect on health.
Learn more about Billy at: http://www.billybaker.net
Chris Rose, host for the MLB and NFL networks, shares his journey through the world of sports and the value failure has played on his road to success.
You can follow Chris at: www.twitter.com/ChrisRose
Learn more about his shows:
Intentional Talk: http://m.mlb.com/network/shows/?id=mlbn_intentional_talk
Game Day Prime: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-gameday-prime/0ap3000000783823/Let-s-Go-Primetime-Super-Bowl-LI-top-performers
Author, professor and therapist Dr. Theodore Burns and therapist Suzy Unger explore the world of sexual and gender identity, especially during adolescence, and highlight ways to create space for active openness and curiosity in order to move to a more accepting place of self and others.
TV Host Lisa Joyner talks about the emotional journey of reuniting families on her show LONG LOST FAMILY and speaks about her own personal experience of adoption, both as a child and as a mother.
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OK Go drummer Dan Konopka talks about his 18 years with the band known for their cutting edge music videos and how taking risks creatively and risking failure moved them to new levels of success.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTAAsCNK7RA – “Here It Goes Again” video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWGJA9i18Co – “Upside Down & Inside Out” video
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