7 Recommended Podcasts by Women and loved by a Woman

7 Podcasts by Women and loved by a Woman

Tahi

Loved Podcast: http://podcasts.tvo.org/allangregg/video/2083809_480x270_512k.mp4

Podcast Station:
TVO’s Allan Gregg: In Conversation With

About Podcast Station:
A podcast of in-depth conversations with some of the world’s most prominent authors, artists, and cutting-edge thinkers. “Whether the subject is evolutionary paleontology or the culture of amateur hockey, whether guests are household names like Adrienne Clarkson or Salman Rushdie, or less well-known but important thinkers like Malcolm Gladwell or Edward O. Wilson, this show endeavours to reach beyond the headlines to explore the forces that create the news,” says Gregg. By investigating not merely the whats of current affairs but also the whys, Allan Gregg in Conversation tries to give viewers a context in which to understand the world around them.

Podcaster:
This podcast is led by Canadian TVO’s Allan Gregg: In Conversation With. According to Allan Gregg’s website: “Allan Gregg is one of Canada’s most recognised and respected senior research professionals and social commentators.”

With:
Naomi Wolf.
Naomi Wolf  features in this podcast about her book ‘The Vagina – a new biography’. Wolf is a liberal progressive American author, journalist, feminist, and former political advisor to Al Gore and Bill Clinton. She first came to prominence in 1991 as the author of The Beauty Myth.

Rua

Loved Podcast: https://onbeing.org/programs/mary-oliver-listening-to-the-world/

Podcast Station:
On Being

About Podcast Station:
The On Being Project is an independent non-profit public life and media initiative. They pursue deep thinking and social courage, moral imagination and joy, to renew inner life, outer life, and life together.

Podcaster:
This podcast is led by Krista Tippett. Krista became a journalist and diplomat in Cold War Berlin. She lived in Spain and England before seeking a Masters of Divinity at Yale University in the mid-1990s. Emerging from that, she saw a black hole where intelligent conversation about the religious, spiritual, and moral aspects of human life might be. On Being — is the result.

With:
Mary Oliver.
According to Wikipedia Mary Oliver has won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer PrizeThe New York Times described her as “far and away, this country’s best-selling poet.” She is possibly most famous for her poem which ends

Tell me, what is it you plan to do
With your one wild and precious life?

She’s just released a new volume, Felicity, at the age of 80. And so this hour, On Being revisits the rare interview she granted them on the world and poetry — and the life behind her writing.

Toru

Loved Podcast: https://onbeing.org/programs/naomi-shihab-nye-your-life-is-a-poem-mar2018/

Podcast Station:
On Being

With:
Naomi Shihab Nye.
Here’s how On Being introduces Naomi Shihab Nye: “When you’re in a very quiet place, when you’re remembering, when you’re savoring an image, when you’re allowing your mind calmly to leap from one thought to another, that’s a poem.” Naomi Shihab Nye’s poem “Kindness” has traveled around the world. She grew up between Ferguson, Missouri, Ramallah, and Jerusalem. She insists that language must be a way out of cycles of animosity. She’d have us notice “petite discoveries” that embolden us to choose human nourishment over division. “Before you know what kindness really is / you must lose things.”

Wha

Loved podcast: http://www.michaelneeley.com/heather-gray/

Podcast Station:
Consciously Speaking with Michael Neeley

About Podcast Station:
343 episodes (and counting) of enlightening conversations with conscious development leaders and coaches from all walks of the mindful evolution.

Podcaster:
Former actor, Michael Neeley, turned in his SAG card to become an author, personal development coach, mentor, and podcast host to an international audience. His son, Tristan, was born in 2002 and he decided to leave the L.A. smog and raise him in clean air and clear skies.  His life was taking on a different meaning, and he began searching for what he was meant to do, who he was meant to be, and why he was here on this little blue dot – Consciously Speaking is what happened next.

With:
Heather Gray.
Here’s how Neeley introduced Heather Gray: 
 In 1998, Heather co-authored the award-winning book Real Girl Real World: A Guide to Finding Your True Self, which supported young girls everywhere with their self-esteem, their body issues, and other coming-of-age challenges they faced.

Today, Heather is a life coach, an intuitive healer and the creator of Soul-filled Life™.  She has been in the Personal Growth field for over 15 years as a healer, coach, workshop leader, writer and spiritual seeker.

Heather founded the popular Soul-filled Cafe, a virtual gathering with expert coaches; and created Soul-filled Life for individuals who are ready to explore their true path and create their best life, and she recently launched her new podcast, The Soul-Filled Café available on iTunes and wherever you choose to listen to podcasts.

Heather works with clients from around the globe and you can learn more about her, book a session and download her free guide, 7 Signs Your Life is Off Track at www.soulfilledlife.com.

Rima

Loved Podcast: http://www.michaelneeley.com/letting-go-of-the-past/

Podcast Station:
Consciously Speaking

With:
Consciously Speaking says this about Heather Hans. In this episode, I am joined by visionary, healer & teacher, Heather Hans (Season 1, Episode 11) for a discussion about letting go of the past and opening ourselves up to change.

Ono

Loved Podcast: http://artofauthenticity.libsyn.com/pema-chodron-on-finding-your-authentic-self

Podcast Station:
The Art of Authenticity

About Podcast Station:
From figuring out step-by-step how to get the career and relationships that best reflect who you are, to understanding the intricacies of your own mental and physical health, The Art of Authenticity is a real-world guide on becoming the the best, most true version of yourself and the key to finally living a lighter, freer life. Laura has interviewed featured Oprah guests like Dr. Shefali and Dr. Laura Berman, New York Times best selling authors from Ron Lieber to Jeff Goins, leading podcasters from Farnoosh Torabi to John Lee Dumas and countless entrepreneurs and CEOs.

Podcaster:
It’s time to get authentic – without the fluff. With The Art of Authenticity, Laura Coe – coach, author, entrepreneur, and philosophy lover – gets real people to get honest, get specific, and go deep about what it really means to live an authentic life and feel amazing, everyday.

With:
Pema Chodron.
“Pema Chodron is an American Tibetan Buddhist. She is an ordained nun, acharya and disciple of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Chodron has written several books and is the director of the Gampo Abbey in Nova Scotia, Canada (wikipedia).”

Whetu

Loved Podcast: https://www.tarabrach.com/rain-forgiveness/

Podcast Station:
Tara Brach

About Podcast Station:
Tara Brach’s teachings blend Western psychology and Eastern spiritual practices, mindful attention to our inner life, and a full, compassionate engagement with our world. The result is a distinctive voice in Western Buddhism, one that offers a wise and caring approach to freeing ourselves and society from suffering.

Podcaster:
“Tara Brach PhD. Tara Brach PhD is a clinical psychologist and internationally known teacher of mindfulness (vipassana) meditation. She is the founder of the Insight Meditation Community in Washington, DC, and has helped thousands of people with her podcasts and videos (Hay House).”

With:
Tara Brach.
This is simply Tara Brach speaking.

Tips of when to listen to these precious pods of insight?

Who doesn’t love a road trip?

Especially toute seule?

The road trip enters another level when accompanied with some earphones a host of podcasts, pre-downloaded using your home wi-fi, and queued up ready for the ‘taking’.

Who loathes scrubbing the pots and pans?

Especially toute seule?

The scrubbing takes on a fresh quality when accompanied with some earphones, a host of podcasts, pre-downloaded using your home wi-fi, and queued up ready for the ‘taking’.

Who’s a little bored of mowing their patch of grass, not the proverbial kind?

Especially toute seule?

The mowing of the lawn takes on a refreshing twist when accompanied with some earphones, a host of podcasts, pre-downloaded using your home wi-fi, and queued up ready for the ‘taking’.

You get the picture…

You’ll probably be happy to subscribe to the podcast stations above…

Where do you listen to podcasts?

What are your faves?

Written by Emily with wild & grace
Photo credit: Yingchou Han from Unsplash

 

 

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