Ash and Andrea 3

Andrea - Part 3

It's the last part of my interview with Andrea where we pick up after Korea in Canada: how she got started in events management and the software world, startup life and all the opportunities it provided, and Andrea turns the tables and asks me a bunch of questions.

Ash and Andrea 2

Andrea - Part 2

This episode we talk about Korea itself and you don't want to miss it: how she was basically sexually assaulted by kindergartener kids, getting a helping hand or two in ladies change rooms, and eating food that doesn’t go down without a fight.

Ash and Andrea

Andrea - Part 1

This episode I interview Andrea. She’s one of the reasons why I wanted to start a podcast. We talk about life in Czechoslovakia, escaping, immigrating to Canada, and growing up Canadian.

Ash and Tad

Tad - Part 2

In part 2 we pick up in a small town where Tad has lived for the last 30 years. We talk about the loss of his wife, how to get along with everybody, and what he thinks has kept him going for so long.

Ash and Tad

Tad - Part 1

I interview my wife's grandfather, who is was born in Poland in 1912. On his own since he was 14, I couldn't wait to record his story so I took my gear to Thanksgiving dinner.

Ash and Manoo

Manoo - Part 2

This week I interview Manoo, a fantastic story teller, about growing up in Iran, his experience of the Islamic revolution, joining the Kurdish rebellion, and eventually escaping to Turkey.

Ash and Manoo

Manoo - Part 1

This week I interview Manoo, a fantastic story teller, about growing up in Iran, his experience of the Islamic revolution, joining the Kurdish rebellion, and eventually escaping to Turkey.

Ash and Leo

Leo/Juan

This is a bit of wild one. I interview my friend, Leo/Juan, about immigrating from Honduras, his life and career in real estate, starting a food truck with no experience, and how he's not interesting.

Ash and Leo

Henry

I interview my Father in law, Henry, about being the child of WW2 survivors, growing up in Montreal, working his way up through factories, and how he got into the horse racing business.

Ash and Leo

Alan

I interview my brother, Alan, who is the definition of a rebel. He's got stories and I pulled some of out him. We talk about his memories of Iran, going through school his way, and his life and career in the music and entertainment industry.

Ash and Leo

Questions for Nathan

I interview one of my best friends, Nathan, about his Indian-ness, moving to Canada, his very successful interior design career, and being a parent.

Ash and Leo

Laura

I interview my wife, Laura, to learn more about her parents and their influence, her anxiety with authority, and her fascination with decomposing bodies and crime.