About Your Mother

About Your Mother


Latest Episodes

019 Ten Stories to Celebrate Mother’s Day
May 08, 2022

For Mother’s Day, we are recapping ten powerful episodes from the last year. This review features a short clip from each conversation, so you can quickly get a feel for the content and guest. Timestam

018 Re-membering Oneself | Steph Jagger
May 04, 2022

This episode of About Your Mother is my conversation with Steph Jagger: a seeker, explorer, and writer. Her latest book, Everything Left to Remember, documents her adventure with her mother into the R

017 The Art of Becoming | Beth Broday
March 24, 2022

This episode of About Your Mother is my conversation with Beth Broday – a pioneer in producing who put music videos on the map beginning with Prince's Little Red Corvette. - Beth Broday is a storytell

016 Almost Innocent | Shanti Brien
February 10, 2022

On this episode of About Your Mother, we meet Shanti Brien, who has spent her career fighting for justice. Often, taking on the most complex cases where the rate of success is meager. When her husband

015 My Mother Next Door | Diane Danvers Simmons
December 08, 2021

In this episode of About Your Mother, we hear the story of Diane Danvers Simmons, whose mother left and moved next door with three college men when Diane was sixteen years old. - A successful business

014 The Miracle of Adoption is Surviving | Ashley Mitchell
November 18, 2021

To honor National Adoption Month this November, I bring you a big brave story. In this episode of About Your Mother, meet Ashley Mitchell. - Ashley Mitchell is the founder of Lifetime Healing Foundati

013 Writing My Secrets | Amy Ferris
October 14, 2021

In this episode of About Your Mother, meet Amy Ferris. Amy is witty, brutally honest, talented, and regal, like Meryl Streep, and she looks like her too. - Ruth Pennebaker of the New York Times descri

012 Writing Her Truth Helps Others | Angie Kim
September 24, 2021

In this episode of About Your Mother, I am pleased to introduce Angie Kim. Angie's debut novel Miracle Creek was named Best Book of the Year by Time, The Washington Post, and The Today Show. It went o

011 Changing Lives With Empathy | Peter Mutabazi
May 07, 2021

In this episode of About Your Mother, you will meet Peter Mutabazi - a remarkable human being who survived a traumatic childhood, only to use that experience to transform lives. He ran away from an abusive father at the age of ten and was homeless on t...

010 Adoption Encapsulates Everything That Is Life | Jeff Forney
April 30, 2021

In today's episode of About Your Mother, we have a poignant discussion on the meaning of the word Mother. Joining us is Jeff Forney, a photographer, visual story sharer, and a dear friend. - Prepare to be inspired by a touching dialogue on the meaning...