Thursday, December 3
Episode 65 – Isaac Thorne
book, horror, podcast

Episode 65 – Isaac Thorne

Isaac Thorne is a nice man who simply wants to provide you with a few fun frights. He is the author of the novel The Gordon Place and the short story collection Road Kills. He also reviews movies and more for TN Horror News. His latest short story Practical Ghosts appears in the TN Horror News anthology Whispers In The Walls. He lives in Middle Tennessee and steers clear of abandoned house basements. https://open.spotify.com/episode/76qce7EjBVt4TiGWhgbAKx?si=6iJcajGASj-KnRwc4zWjpw Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/mUE7YVCwR9E Mimosas with Michael on YouTube https://www.isaacthorne.comhttps://www.twitter.com/isaacrthorne https://www.facebook.com/isaacrthornehttps://www.instagram.com/isaacrthorne TN Horror News:http://tnhorror.com THE GORDO...
Episode 64 – Jeffrey Reddick
director, fear, film, gay, horror, podcast

Episode 64 – Jeffrey Reddick

Jeffrey has been a dear friend of mine for about 15 years. He is known for writing the original FINAL DESTINATION [and the script for the second one.] But this year [2020] his directorial debut, DON'T LOOK BACK, launched and he came by the show to talk to me about it! https://open.spotify.com/episode/2wnmqAmOPUcRnlXMJ3R0pN?si=caZDKdOAQSaMOszhqGtfEA Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/RIuq1v7Hk8E Mimosas with Michael on YouTube https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B08GQTXQJ7/ref=atv_dp_share_cu_r DON'T LOOK BACK on Amazon Prime
Episode 63 – James Duval
actor, podcast

Episode 63 – James Duval

You know James from one of his most iconic roles - Frank, from Donnie Darko. I had the pleasure of working with him for a bit on a film called Beast Mode. James is very chill and down-to-earth and he took a moment between projects to sit down with us and talk about his career - and his new film Beast Mode. https://open.spotify.com/episode/0jKIm99cZY25et4WE47Jkq?si=u-AVg8imQge1KVbsgyrA0Q Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/twGRiXkzKCA Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Born in Detroit, Michigan in 1972. He moved to Los Angeles, California in 1974. He attended Gladstone High School in Covina, California from 1986 to 1989 as well attending Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, and Fair Valley in Covina. Although he was trained as a ...
Episode 62 – Robert Palmer Watkins
actor, podcast, singer

Episode 62 – Robert Palmer Watkins

So Robert and I have been friends on Instagram and Facebook for some time now but we finally had a chance to sit down and talk about what he has been up to: and he has so much going on! So proud of you my friend! https://open.spotify.com/episode/03iWXmjtlgFtVrlrzwEGrw?si=diG0Vr6-RKOExl7IsWpF7g https://youtu.be/7j5rJQMRD4A BIO Robert Palmer Watkins caught the acting bug early on, beating out hundreds of other teens for the coveted role of Danny in Barksdale Theater's production of GREASE. After 2 years of studying musical theater at Christopher Newport University, he left everything behind to move west where he would graduate from the prestigious American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Hollywood. Robert's professional journey began when he booked...
Episode 61 – Jasmin Shojai
actress, interview, Model, podcast

Episode 61 – Jasmin Shojai

Jasmin Shojai is an Australian model who has won Australian's Top Glamour Model Search 2 years in a row and has graced such covers as Playboy Magazine, International Edition. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5NsiFt5EMFV6kzY6I4YWbi Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/hIVHS54HKJ0 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7uelzt Jasmin Shojai on DailyMotion
actor, athlete, interview, podcast

Episode 60 – Everett Osborne

Everett Osborne was introduced to me by friend and manager, Matt Chassin. Everett has a chill vibe and he is an established basketball player who has launched his own clothing line - Brand Evolving. [I also apologize - even with modern technology - and in the age of video phone calls for social distancing; we had some small issues with connectivity. Please do not let that deter from the powerful message that Everett gives!] https://open.spotify.com/episode/3sCUMAHyRfIOnBTKJ9zRSC Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/qRQEcn2IpeU Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Everett Osborne, pro basketball player, actor, model & Founder/CEO of Brand Evolving is a living testament to the power of self-belief & perseverance. Born and raised in Los An...
Episode 59 – Eric Twiggs
book, podcast

Episode 59 – Eric Twiggs

Eric Twiggs was referred to me by my previous guest Brenden from Master Talk. Eric calls himself the Procrastination Prevention Partner and talks to us on how to find ways to stay focused and productive during this global pandemic. https://open.spotify.com/episode/1w8AnH3gzYDJdLJGhzt8tR Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/bD4-DqH6UDg Mimosas with Michael on Youtube BIO Eric M. Twiggs is a founding partner and president of The What Now Movement. His mission is to build high performing entrepreneurs, authors, and career professionals, who are prepared for life’s unexpected curve balls. He is author of The Discipline of Now: 12 Practical Principles to Overcome Procrastination.  The Discipline of Now has been recognized as a Global T...
Episode 58 – Sledgehammer Horror
horror, interview, podcast

Episode 58 – Sledgehammer Horror

I met Ken Sledge, of Sledgehammer Horror, through my dear friend Charlotte Horton. He launched a new horror podcast - MY FIRST HORROR FILM - during the pandemic, and it is definitely garnering attention. Ken is an awesome dude, and I love his podcast - and will be a guest on the show next week. Since October is a few days away, I thought this would be the perfect time to introduce you to: MY FIRST HORROR FILM PODCAST. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5BVoEmpBE69LE7D53rs6Le Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/ElfTkAkJYU4 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Ken Sledge is the co-creator and host of Sledge Hammer Horror. He is an avid fan of all things horror and baseball. His family owned a video store as a kid [Downtown Video] so he grew up with access...
Episode 57 – Jillian Rose
podcast, writer

Episode 57 – Jillian Rose

Jillian Rose is a writer who stopped by to have a mimosa and tell us about her new book Don't Kiss & Sell, now available on Amazon! https://open.spotify.com/episode/7JVYRpw0OzyG0sRpIzUSlR Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/H9TNwoyk7PM Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Although she has a professional marketing and sales background Jillian’s greatest passion has always been creative writing. Aided by glasses of boxed wine, she started writing short stories in between studying for business courses at the University of Pittsburgh. Jillian’s writing continued after she jetted off to work in Tel Aviv after college where she kept her dreams of being a novelist alive. After two years of a high-pressure sales job once she returned stateside...
Episode 56 – Sara Dahman
interview, podcast, writer

Episode 56 – Sara Dahman

Sara Dahman is the only Coppersmith in all of the United States [maybe even the world] and since I think that is the extremely fascinating and because she just released a new cookbook, I asked her to stop by the show and teach us about copper! https://open.spotify.com/episode/4oNYyV7ySR7E06yX3io1GS Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/EItgMKuId58 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Sara Dahmen is an award-winning writer and entrepreneur, as well as the only female coppersmith in America, manufacturing, restoring, and building copper cookware in her Wisconsin copper shop. Sara’s non-fiction book on the history, science, use, and care of cookware, Copper, Iron, and Clay: A Smith’s Journey, (William Morrow/Harper Collins) features her story, r...