Tuesday, September 22
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...
Episode 54 – The Blind Blogger
interview, podcast

Episode 54 – The Blind Blogger

Maxwell Ivey, known as the Blind Blogger, reached out to me online and wanted to share his story - about being a blind blogger. So let me introduce you to the Blind Blogger https://open.spotify.com/episode/0skCN8ACWDpy58TZXHK5zc Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/5kcS0BibNRY Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Maxwell Ivey is an inspirational and motivational personal coach who also runs a business buying and selling carnival equipment and amusement park rides. A native Texan, Max loves to sing and spend time with his unique and crazy dog, a “Greymation” named Penny (half Greyhound, half Dalmation). Reading, singing, and blogging are among Max’s favorite things to do. He especially enjoys helping others find their bliss. ...
Episode 53 – Brent M. Bailey
actor, podcast

Episode 53 – Brent M. Bailey

You know Brent Bailey as the Shell Gas spokesperson, but I know him as a friend and an actor. We met a few years ago on the set of a vampire film in Montana called CRIMSON WINTER. He is a cool guy and I wanted to sit with him and catch up on what he is up to these days. https://open.spotify.com/episode/61Qm6qSvXKiYKDAlD7PZjh Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/1cEo5aYfPjU Mimosas with Michael on Youtube BIO Born in Tucson, Arizona, Brent Bailey spent his childhood in Texas and Arizona, graduating from high school in Scottsdale. After attending college and earning his Master's in Business, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting. Brent has been on your TV constantly whether you realized it or not. He has done roughly 100 commercials and currently is ...
Episode 52 – Brenden Kumarasamy
podcast

Episode 52 – Brenden Kumarasamy

Meet Brenden from Master Talk, a YouTube channel dedicated to the art of Public Speaking! https://open.spotify.com/episode/3MBfrFcjellmBh9lHb7ydf Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/-BZ5_YzWvE0 Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Brenden is the founder of MasterTalk, a YouTube channel he started to help the world master the art of public speaking and communication. He coaches purpose-driven entrepreneurs on how to master their message and share their ideas with the world. https://youtu.be/UQt-8tCvMPQ Master Talk with Brenden Kumarasamy
Episode 51 – Patrick Barnitt
actor, podcast, singer

Episode 51 – Patrick Barnitt

Patrick Barnitt and I have the same manager, Matt Chassin. We had talked a bit online - cool guy. Played a BORG in Star Trek...and you know that is the coolest thing. So naturally I had to have him on the show and talk about that!! https://open.spotify.com/episode/0H29DMnzOPgRDNCcmHz8L1 Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/guq9Hbp-_NE Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Patrick Barnitt is a singer, producer, composer and actor. His credits include Star Trek:First Contact, Coffin, Coffin 2, Las Vegas and most recently in The Lost Day with Billy Baldwin and Danny Trejo. His new big band album, Sway, is available on Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon. https://www.jazzweekly.com/2019/09/patrick-barnitt-sway/ https://www.amazon.com/Sway-P...
Episode 50 – Anna Elena Pepe
actress, podcast, writer

Episode 50 – Anna Elena Pepe

Anna Elena Pepe and I were in the same film - The Central Authority. So she came by the show to talk about doing a socially distanced film while on quarantine in London, England. https://open.spotify.com/episode/3FugVrFpr1ngxrZzbouEI2 Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/b3YCVbGmLTE Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Anna Elena Pepe is a bilingual Italian-English actress and author. She completed the prestigious program European Act organised by The Royal Academy in London in collaboration with the International Institute of Performing arts in Paris where, in addition to acting, she also studied creative writing. Her screen acting credits include the films: Un Viaggio di Cento Anni (directed by legendary Italian director Pupi Avati) I Love you (di...
Episode 49 – Nikolay Moss
actor, athlete, film, podcast

Episode 49 – Nikolay Moss

I met Nickolay Moss through Instagram. He is a mutual friend of Guy Wilson, who I worked with years ago on a film, and just have always kept in touch! Seeing as we are in the same industry, Nick and I have talked many times, and I thought he would great to have on the show to talk about his upcoming projects...and well, also winning his Emmy! https://open.spotify.com/episode/1gSYto3bYjDBjxNjbGhxhz https://youtu.be/ZiAoZJAqDro BIO Nikolay 'Nick' Moss is an Emmy® Award-Winning American actor, known for his leading roles in The Cobblestone Corridor & GodComplx, among others. At the 2017 NE Emmy® Awards, Nick won the Emmy® for Outstanding Performer for his portrayal of Brock Larson in TV Series, The Cobblestone Corridor. The show was honored with a total of...
Episode 48 – Charles Chudabala
actor, book, film, Film Festival, horror, podcast

Episode 48 – Charles Chudabala

Charles and I have been friends for a while. We both run around the horror circuit a lot, even being a part of the same horror anthology book. After we both acted in the same film [The Central Authority] it made sense to have him on the show! https://open.spotify.com/episode/1v3em8dmzOOwj5fIh2SpIJ Mimosas with Michael on Spotify https://youtu.be/F0LVN0m5t_c Mimosas with Michael on YouTube BIO Charles Chudabala is an actor and producer, known for The Gallows Act II (2019), Fameless (2015) and Ugly Sweater Party (2018).