MF Uncensored

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The official after hours bonus show from the Misfit Faction Media Network! We have gathered people from all over the world to tell us their stories! We have actors, podcasters, authors, former police officers, business leaders, politicians and more! read less
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Overcoming Adversity: Tisha Winkler Shares Her Inspiring Journey
Yesterday
Overcoming Adversity: Tisha Winkler Shares Her Inspiring Journey
In this episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul interviews Tisha Winkler, an author, assistant teacher, and podcaster from Baltimore. They discuss the challenges and setbacks Tisha faced growing up, including her parents' divorce, bullying, and her battle with depression and speech issues. Tisha shares how she overcame these obstacles, her journey into becoming an author, and how her experiences have shaped her work with children and her own podcasts. Alongside discussing her writing process and the impact of her work, Tisha and Paul touch on the evolution of podcasting, the support systems that have helped her succeed, and her recent awards. The episode offers insights into Tisha's multifaceted career, her contributions to her community, and the positive outlook that has guided her through her life and career. 00:00 Welcome to MF Uncensored: The Podcasting Journey Begins 00:31 The Long-Awaited Interview with Tisha Winkler 01:36 Tisha's Childhood: Overcoming Adversity 05:00 From Reading to Writing: Tisha's Authorial Journey 08:27 The Emotional Process of Writing and Publishing 13:07 Stepping into the World of Podcasting 16:09 Diving Into Podcasting: A Journey of Creativity and Community 16:41 The Challenges and Triumphs of Going Solo 17:38 Memorable Moments and Unplanned Successes 19:16 Navigating the World of Podcasting and Future Aspirations 20:47 From Writing to Winning: A Tale of Awards and Recognition 21:54 The Art of Promotion and Connecting in the Digital Age 24:15 Rapid Fire Questions: Insights and Laughs 27:06 Connecting with the Audience: How to Find More About the Guest
Unleashing Potential: A Motivational Journey with Daniel Hickman
6d ago
Unleashing Potential: A Motivational Journey with Daniel Hickman
In this episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul welcomes Daniel Hickman, a former professional ice hockey player turned entrepreneur and podcast host. Daniel shares his journey from the sports arena to starting a business and how becoming a father changed his perspective on life. He emphasizes the importance of not just being a fan of others but focusing on self-improvement and striving to be better than yesterday. Daniel discusses the challenges of balancing fatherhood with personal goals and his mission to help other dads regain their competitive edge in life through his podcast. He also talks about the significance of taking risks and the fearlessness required to pursue passion, along with providing insights into living a nomadic lifestyle with his family. 00:00 Welcome to MF Uncensored: Podcast Platforms and Content Overview 00:39 Introducing Daniel Hickman: A Man of Many Talents 01:50 From Professional Hockey to Florida: Daniel's Life Journey 03:20 The Birth of the Dad Athlete Podcast: A Fitness Transformation Story 07:56 The Power of Natural Fitness and Rejecting Supplements 12:08 Launching a Podcast: Overcoming Challenges and Finding Purpose 15:35 The Evolution of Podcasting: From Technology Struggles to Audience Engagement 20:48 Understanding the Challenges of Fatherhood and Fitness 25:44 Finding Balance in Personal and Family Life 26:13 Navigating Relationships and Personal Growth 26:33 The Importance of Health and Wellness in Family Dynamics 28:23 Redefining Fun and Addressing Reward Systems 32:16 Embracing a Nomadic Lifestyle and Its Challenges 36:45 Entrepreneurial Journey and Personal Fulfillment 41:56 Overcoming Challenges and Celebrating Achievements 47:57 Rapid Fire Q&A: Insights and Inspirations
Nutrition Coaching Business: Empowering Weight Loss Journeys with Megan Gaul
Mar 27 2024
Nutrition Coaching Business: Empowering Weight Loss Journeys with Megan Gaul
In this episode of MF Uncensored, hosts Paul and guest Megan Gaul, a weight loss coach and food enthusiast, discuss the power of micro habits and the journey of making sustainable lifestyle changes. Megan shares her personal weight loss journey of losing 100 pounds over 11 to 12 months through habit changes and maintaining it, emphasizing the importance of starting with small changes and building on them. They explore how Megan transitioned her experiences into a coaching business, Partake Meal Planning and Weight Loss Coaching, aimed at empowering individuals in their weight loss pursuits. They stress the importance of maintenance calories, honest food journaling, and creating a positive outlook on the weight loss process. The discussion also touches on the damaging effects of the diet industry and the benefits of approaching weight loss through empowerment and sustainable habit formation rather than restriction and negativity.   Instagram: partake_foodie Work with me: www.partakemealplanning.com/all-coaching Join my free Partake meal-planner club: www.partakemealplanning.com/jointheclub     00:00 Welcome to MF Uncensored: Where Podcast Meets Passion 00:50 Introducing Megan Gaul: A Journey of Transformation 01:34 The Power of Small Changes: Megan's Weight Loss Story 08:22 Breaking the Cycle: From Emotional Eating to Empowerment 09:42 Finding Balance: The Shift from 'Have to' to 'Want to' 15:39 The Role of Data in Health and Fitness 25:09 Embracing Flexibility in Weight Loss Goals 25:50 The Power of Self-Love and Choice in Health Journeys 26:21 Transforming Stress into a Catalyst for Healthy Habits 27:39 Gamifying Life: Making Fitness Fun and Enjoyable 28:28 Micro Habits: The Building Blocks of a Healthier Lifestyle 30:21 The Emotional Aspect of Eating and How to Manage It 32:43 Personal Stories of Transformation and Empowerment 41:28 The Journey from Weight Loss to Health Coaching 46:39 Rapid Fire Questions: Insights into Coaching Philosophy 48:02 Closing Thoughts and Future Visions
Empowering Your Money: An Insightful Chat with Angela Duncan
Mar 20 2024
Empowering Your Money: An Insightful Chat with Angela Duncan
In this episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul chats about empowering your money with Angela Duncan, a survivor of childhood abuse and poverty turned successful entrepreneur and host of the Empower Her Money podcast. Starting with her escape from a troubled home to pursue education in finance, Angela shares her journey through various career paths including being a financial advisor during the tech boom, a real estate professional during the housing market crash, and an insurance company owner. With a passion for teaching about money, Angela launched her podcast to share stories and advice on financial empowerment. The episode delves into the changes in the podcasting landscape, the importance of storytelling in teaching finance, and practical advice on discussing money matters, especially between couples. Angela emphasizes the significance of understanding one's financial upbringing and setting future goals as a starting point for these conversations. Additionally, they discuss investment strategies, the educational system's failure to teach financial literacy, and the influence of technology on financial learning and investments. Angela also highlights disparities in financial understanding and attitudes between men and women and suggests that emotional investment and personal education are key to financial empowerment. 00:00 Welcome to MF Uncensored: Where Podcasts Meet Passion 00:49 Angela Duncan's Journey: From Survival to Financial Empowerment 02:04 The Birth of Empower Money Podcast: Sharing Stories and Wisdom 04:05 Navigating the Complex World of Money: Insights and Advice 12:43 The Evolution of Podcasting: Challenges and Triumphs 16:36 Finding Your Niche: The Power of Passion in Podcasting 19:50 Promoting Your Podcast: Strategies for Growth and Engagement 20:45 The Journey of a Podcast: Growth and Challenges 21:00 Navigating the Business Side of Podcasting 21:32 The Importance of Legal and Financial Protection 22:10 The Unique Challenges of Remote Interviews 23:12 Leveraging Technology for Podcasting Success 23:47 The Power of Personal Branding and Audience Engagement 24:50 From Podcasting to Authorship: A New Avenue for Influence 28:11 The Impact of Technology on Financial Learning 29:16 Investment Strategies and Personal Preferences 30:50 Exploring the Influence of Media on Financial Perceptions 32:02 The Role of Motivational Speaking in Personal Development 33:00 Empowering Women in Finance 36:47 Rapid Fire Questions: Insights and Advice
Catching Up with Aaron Frale: From Heavy Metal to Sci-Fi Author
Mar 13 2024
Catching Up with Aaron Frale: From Heavy Metal to Sci-Fi Author
In this episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul catches up with Aaron Frale, a multifaceted creative known for his work as an author, podcaster, musician, and member of the heavy metal band Spiral. They discuss Aaron's journey from performing in a band with a strong Russian fanbase to authoring the Misfits of Karnt series, as well as his experiences and inspirations as a writer. The conversation also covers Aaron's and Paul's travel anecdotes, their perspectives on movies, their habits and aspirations as creators, and Aaron's upcoming projects, including his shift towards comedy and a potential romantic comedy. Throughout, they also touch upon their shared love for ironic and cult classics in cinema and literature. 00:00 Welcome to MF Uncensored: Podcast and Website Overview 00:33 Introducing Aaron Frale: Author, Musician, and Podcaster 01:31 Aaron's Creative Journey: From Heavy Metal to Authorship 02:47 Travel Tales and Dream Destinations 08:54 The Art of Authorship: Imagination and Creativity 16:59 Aaron's Latest Series: Misfits of Karnt and Genre-Bending Fantasy 21:56 The Power of Genre Crossover: Comedy, Fantasy, and Sci-Fi 24:02 Exploring the Quirks of Villains and Henchmen 24:54 The Humor in Henchmen Insurance and OSHA Violations 26:39 The Creative Process Behind Star Wars 27:25 Diving into Podcasting and Personal Projects 29:04 The Evolution of Zombie Pop Culture 31:26 Navigating the World of Graphic Content 33:40 The Charm of Bad Movies and Cult Classics 41:20 The Impact of Streaming on Movie Watching Habits 44:24 A Rapid-Fire Round of Personal Questions
Reconnecting with Justen Arnold, Striving and Joy-Seeking
Mar 6 2024
Reconnecting with Justen Arnold, Striving and Joy-Seeking
In this episode of MF Uncensored, Author Video Interviews, Paul invites back Justen Arnold, two years after their initial conversation. Justin, now an author of two books, talks about his journey, his beliefs, his passion for helping others find joy in their journey, and how he found purpose through pain. Justen discusses his newly published book as a guidebook for life, how he handled the writing process, and the motivations behind it. He sheds light on his spiritual journey, his personal philosophies, and his podcast 'Strive 365.' Justen also emphasizes why it's crucial to keep curiosity alive, especially when exploring different faith systems or lifestyle philosophies. Providing insight into his family life, he believes in nurturing creativity and curiosity in children. Justen believes in embracing every step of the journey, as it contributes to personal growth and legacy. To learn more about Justin Arnold, follow @JustenArnold on Instagram and Facebook, or visit justinarnold.com. 00:10 Introduction and Welcome 00:54 Reintroducing Guest: Justen Arnold 02:37 Discussing Tattoos and Their Stories 04:13 Exploring Creativity and Expression 06:41 Reflecting on Past Interviews and Growth 12:41 Unpacking the Writing Process 19:38 Balancing Creativity and Life Responsibilities 22:34 The Importance of Providing Value in Short Clips 22:56 Choosing the Right Guests for Your Show 24:00 The Art of Engaging Conversations 25:23 The Power of Positive Energy 25:51 Exploring Different Beliefs and Faiths 26:55 The Journey of Finding Faith 28:04 Encouraging Curiosity and Questioning 28:52 The Importance of Perspective and Open Conversations 29:27 The Journey of Writing a Book 30:54 The Impact of Writing on Personal Growth and Legacy 38:34 Connecting with the Author
Building an Iconic Brand: A Chat with Asa Leveaux
Feb 28 2024
Building an Iconic Brand: A Chat with Asa Leveaux
In this podcast episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul has an exciting conversation with the insightful Asa Leveaux, the founder of House of Icons and self-styled 'Icon Architect'. Leveaux shares his entrepreneurial journey - from leveraging his passion for law, to discovering his authenticity and creating his brand, House of Icons. He dives deeper into his unique perspective on balance, the concept of people as icons, and the significance of embracing imperfections in achieving success. The session wraps up with an engrossing rapid-fire segment. 00:09 Introduction and Welcoming the Guest 00:29 Getting to Know the Guest: Asa Leveaux 01:29 Aza's Philosophy: Everyone is an Icon 02:11 The Importance of Appreciating Your Unique Value 06:51 Aza's Journey to Becoming an Icon Architect 07:38 The Power of Taking Action and Overcoming Fear 10:01 The Start of Asa's Business and His First Client 22:56 The Evolution of Asa's Business and Brand 24:41 The Birth of House by Cons 24:54 The Evolution of the Brand 25:09 Coming to Terms with Sexuality 26:00 The Rise and Fall of Genius Academy 26:07 The Queer Money Gang Era 27:15 The Power of Authenticity 27:26 The Shift to Corporate 28:16 The Wealth Spa Misconception 31:29 The Birth of House of Icons 31:33 The Importance of Women's Approval 32:40 The Journey of Misfit Faction 33:57 The Power of Books 34:27 The Titles of Asa's Books 35:03 The Balance Debate 42:24 The Rapid Fire Question Segment 44:52 Wrapping Up the Interview
Diving Into Deeper Realms of Storytelling and Authorship with Andre Gress
Feb 7 2024
Diving Into Deeper Realms of Storytelling and Authorship with Andre Gress
In an enlightening episode of MF Uncensored, host Paul explores the intricate world of storytelling and authorship with prolific author Andre Gress. They delve into provocative topics such as character development, creating resonating narratives, and the writing process. Andre passionately shares insights from his writing journey and gives a sneak peek of his upcoming book, 'Black Rose Cocoon.' Focusing on the complex art of creating captivating stories and characters, Andre reveals how he incorporates real-life experiences and personalities into his writing. The dialogue reveals Andre's unique approach to maintaining the momentum and audience interest in his Boone and Jack series, as well as his thoughtful reflections on the societal impacts of crime. The in-depth discussion also presents an enticing preview of 'Black Rose Cocoon.' The conversation unravels the story's complex characters, the book's unique four-character rotation, and its ability to evoke a range of human emotions in its readers. Moreover, the dialogue delves into the often ignored mental toll of writing such powerful narratives and how the author copes. Andre Gress, influenced by renowned filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro, presents his unique perspective on life, death, and society's reactions to crimes like murder. He candidly shares the challenges around creating a female serial killer character who is both monstrous and relatable, achieving unpredictability in his work, and much more. An insightful conversation for aspiring writers, story enthusiasts, and anyone intrigued by the art of storytelling. The conversation concludes with a wealth of advice for budding authors, deconstructing the myth of writer's block and encouraging continuous creativity. This revealing interview serves as a guided tour through the labyrinthine world of storytelling and the mind of an innovative author. A must-hear episode for anyone eager to understand the nuances and complexities of the art of authorship.