Farrago

I like to podcast, but I don’t like to edit. Actually, I kind of do, I just don’t like to spend a lot of time doing it. Hence my joyous reaction when Rogue Amoeba released Farrago last week. PS. My podcasts are Don’t Nihongo It Alone, Not Speeding in Reverse, and Pocket Sized Podcast, in Read More …

Podcasts

Today I updated my podcasts page to better reflect the state of my podcasting reality. Somehow I’ve wound up being a podcaster again with two wildly diverse shows, Don’t Nihongo It Alone and and Dismazed. After the early demise of Haberdashery, I fully intended to make an enjoyable interview podcast with Speaking of That, but Read More …

Silence

I haven’t said much lately. Sorry. Or maybe that’s a good thing. I guess that’s for the reader to decide. A lot of it has been the usual stuff – work, life, general busyness. Some of it has been deciding to focus more on some learning and development I’m trying to do, rather than spending Read More …

Just be yourself

The internet is a weird place. On it, truly world famous human beings can speak their minds to millions of followers, and nobodies like myself can use the exact same services and methods to say whatever we like, albeit to much lesser effect. I’m never going to reach a fraction of the people that even Read More …

Long Talk

I’ve ranted against long podcasts in the past. My general opinion is that podcasts that go on for 2 1/2 hours are just disrespectful to their listeners, because they generally are that long out of a simple lack of focus and editing. It really means “Your time isn’t that important, and my rambling is really Read More …

Super Secret Episode 15

If you’re familiar with me or this site, you may have listened to Audio Gaijin, a podcast recorded with my father in 2006 and 2007 about our years in Japan in the 70’s and 80’s (archive here). What you don’t know yet is there’s actually a super secret unlisted 15th episode that no one has Read More …