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Episode 6: Killing the Inner Critic

Episode 6: Killing the Inner Critic

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Spoiler alert - if you’re ever wanted to watch that Ryan Reynolds movie where he is buried alive, don’t watch it. Or if you really want to watch it, Maggie tells you how it ends in the first 2 minutes, so maybe skip ahead if...

Episode 5: A Touch of Imposter Syndrome

Episode 5: A Touch of Imposter Syndrome

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! We seem to hear and read a lot about ‘imposter syndrome’ these days, but what does that mean for us as storytellers? Believe it or not, audiences can tell if you are afraid, insecure, overconfident, or arrogant as soon as you...

Episode 4: Empathy is the Key to Great Storytelling, pt. 2

Episode 4: Empathy is the Key to Great Storytelling, pt. 2

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Welcome to the Intentional Story Podcast where we talk about… Maggie’s anger. Okay not really, but that is how we start things off this episode. We are actually continuing our conversation about empathy and storytelling....

Episode 3: Empathy is the Key to Great Storytelling, pt. 1

Episode 3: Empathy is the Key to Great Storytelling, pt. 1

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! If you know us at all, you know we talk about empathy A LOT. Spend some time with us as we talk about the difference between empathy and sympathy, and how every single one of us as human beings can feel with other people more...

Episode 2: Meet Your Hosts

Episode 2: Meet Your Hosts

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Well, hi! We’re Maggie, Nate, and Melanie - and we’re here to share a bit about who we are and what makes us care about stories and the people who tell them.    Melanie, the Approachable Badass, wants you to show up for...

Episode 1: It Has Begun

Episode 1: It Has Begun

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Every single human on this planet has a life full of stories. Whether you see them swirling around you or not, those stories impact the way you see the world, yourself, and all of the people around you. We believe that your...

Your Words Are Your Life

Your Words Are Your Life

I was on a call with my wellness coach & he asked how I had been doing. I shared my week and how I was feeling in all of it. I had a lot going on - all good things. When he reflected my own words back to me, I noticed he said "busy" and "have to" a few times. I...

Make A Decision & Burn It Down

Make A Decision & Burn It Down

Back in February, I wrote an email about setting your life on fire. "Mindset has been my focus of the last 2 weeks. Rough days, anxiety, and frustration giving way to new routines, sunsets on the beach, and feeling more alive than ever. All it took was a decision to...

Your Story Is Your Power

Your Story Is Your Power

"That story with all the highs and lows - what seems so ordinary - what seems like nothing to you - that's your power." - Michelle Obama My husband was watching Michelle Obama's documentary Becoming last night. I walked in the bedroom after my massage and he said, "I...