Gay Man público
[search 0]
Mais

Download the App!

show episodes
 
Coach Maddox, host of The Authentic Gay Man Podcast, reveals why so many gay men experience loneliness and isolation and the steps they can take, so they can create deep meaningful friendships that help them experience a profound sense of belonging and community. If you have ever felt like you were on the outside looking in, you’re not alone. It's a common theme among gay men. Maybe you are wondering what it means to be an Authentic Gay Man? Maddox engages his guests in honest and raw conver ...
 
The Gay Florida Man podcast where retired corrections Officer Mark DeWolfe talks about Corrections, gay culture, and entertainment! The Gay Florida Man Podcast is hosted by retired Corrections Officer and horror movie fanatic Mark DeWolfe. Each week we discuss various topics involving prison and corrections, gay culture, as well as arts and entertainment! Just like life on the inside, each week offers insane stories and experiences from 20 years of prison, horror conventions, and gay life. w ...
 
Loading …
show series
 
If you have a story that you don't fit in much of anywhere, this episode is the ticket. My guest, David Beers, shares his story of a family, a school, and a town where he didn't fit in. On top of that, his experiences include childhood emotional, mental, physical, and sexual abuse. As an adult he married a women, had a child, divorced, remarried an…
 
While we don't talk about this much, the percentage of gay men that have been sexually abused or assaulted is very high. My guest, Darren Sage, shares losing his virginity at age 24, when his boyfriend plied him with alcohol and forced himself on Darren. That trauma has had a lasting effect on Darren's ability to engage in sex or any type of relati…
 
My guest, Brad Shreve, has had a lot of challenges in life starting with internalized homophobia, a broken marriage after coming out, sexual addiction, alcohol, drugs, domestic abuse, homelessness, time in a psych ward, and a long struggle after recovery. Just as it seemed life was coming together, he spiraled out of control to where he could barel…
 
Mike Iamele shares an incredible story of how a life-threatening illness brought him to, not only the love of his life, but also, his true purpose in life. His story telling abilities are remarkable and I found myself covered in goosebumps and totally speechless multiple times. Mike's story clearly demonstrates how our greatest challenge in life ca…
 
After a lifetime of creating art, Paul Lorenz puts himself out there in a more bold way that ever before. As a result of the pandemic, Paul's art took a 180 degree turn when he decided to exhibit very provocative images of himself at age 60. He went from painting to self-photography that would include a long period of deep reflection. If you strugg…
 
Brian Janes had a wife of 30 years, two teenage kids, and a successful career. At face value, everything looked good. The problem was that Brian didn't have a clue who he really was. He shares a story of being in the 7th grade and being so numb from repressing feelings that he didn't understand, that he would cut himself with a razor blade, just so…
 
My guest, Anthony Eaton lost his partner to cancer only 5 weeks before this episode recording. With the loss being so fresh, Anthony demonstrates inspiring courage as he shares about their life together, 4 years of caregiving, and finally saying goodbye. Anthony shares some golden nuggets of wisdom for caregivers and for those who have experienced …
 
Terry McHale shares his story of having highly religious parents and how unauthentically he lived his young life in order to survive. Being who he really was...was anything but safe. Even though he was well liked and respected in school, there was a painful emptiness because he was not able to be himself. That emptiness led him to attempt suicide, …
 
Craig Brucato shares his story of the years that he spent in the closet, denying who he really was and how it lead him down a path of drug addiction and destructive behaviors. He also shares how he found redemption and his way to a happy and fulfilling life, filled with a great career, loving children and grandchildren, and a healthy relationship. …
 
If abandonment issues have been a part of your life, Tim shares his wisdom in how he took responsibility for healing and moving past the pain. He also speaks of how authenticity and vulnerability played a pivotal role in his resilience and overall journey to fulfillment. There's some worthwhile conversation on control issues and what causes our nee…
 
My guest, Brian George, shares that the messages he received while growing up were so strong that he truly believed he could never be his authentic self... he would die pretending to be someone other than who he was. This caused him to live with deep depression, anxiety, and a profound desire to end his life... end his pain. This went on from high …
 
Whether you are a parent or not, this story will inspire you, warm your heart, and leave you in awe. My guest, Brian Gorman, gets a call one day from a high school student that was being thrown out of his home, with nowhere to go. Brian had had a brief experience with this young man two years earlier when he agreed to be interviewed by Brandon for …
 
Jonathan Rivera shares his experience with the more subtle aspects of racism. His big challenge is around frequently feeling like he is excluded in social settings. It's glaringly obvious when he is only one of a couple of men of color in a room filled with white gay men, who don't acknowledge him and treat his as if he is invisible. He talks about…
 
If you have experienced rape or sexual assault, this is your episode. My guest, Michael Ward, was raped and later sexually assaulted by the same perpetrator. A few years later, he endured sexual assault again, this time from a man he was in relationship with. With no real support from family of other gay friends, these experiences caused Michael to…
 
Jimmy Allen brings such authenticity and vulnerability to this episode as he shares his painful experience of discovering he had a skin disease called Vitiligo. This disease causes loss of skin color in patches and is most commonly found is people of color. He recounts his journey from denial, resistance, and desperation to self-love and self-accep…
 
Guest, Pedro Dorta and I take a deep dive into social masks and how they completely block any chance of emotional intimacy. We also discuss how delusional we are to think that others don't see through our masks. Like attracts like, so when you show up wearing a mask, you will attract others that are wearing a mask. It you want hints into lowering t…
 
Britt East tells his dark story of a deeply codependent relationship and having no family or community to rely on when his partner betrayed him by having sex with a minor. After horrific police brutality and an arrest, Britt's life was left in shambles. The saga does have a happy ending and a treasure trove of golden nuggets of wisdom in all that B…
 
If you have ever struggled with approval issues, I hope you hang with me for this episode. My guest, Warren shares his story of emotional abandonment, a lack of belonging, being date raped and how it set him up to be an extreme people pleaser. For many years, he actually used money to buy people's love, attention, and approval. He talked about how …
 
If you would like to have a better understanding of Authenticity, this Fireside Chat With Maddox is for you. My guests, Ed S, Randy Woodring, and Britt East and I take a deep dive into what it means to be an authentic gay man. We each delve into questions such as... In the past, what has stood in your way of being authentic? What does NOT being aut…
 
If you have ever felt like you were on "the outside, looking in", you'll gain value from this episode, so stay tuned! Ed shares life growing up as a Jehovah's Witness and how their rules kept him cut off from the outside world. When he made the decision to leave the religion at age 27, he suddenly found himself alone, with no support system whatsoe…
 
Grant Miller shares his experience in two separate relationships with narcissists, saying that he obviously didn't learn his lesson with the first one. He details what a narcissist looks like and the many ways that they behave. He recounts what this experience cost him and what he gained, once it was all said and done. If this wasn't enough, he the…
 
If you have ever struggled with masculinity or shame issues, you'll want to give this episode a listen. My guest, Travis Stock, shares his struggle with all the early messages he received about masculinity and how much shame was associated with his own masculinity. He relates how all the coping mechanisms that he created as a child that were put in…
 
Brent gets really real as he shares his childhood trauma with his dysfunctional family and how it eventually led to serious drug abuse and addiction. He tells vivid details of how his drug use went for being a means of coping and fitting in to the cool crowd to taking a dark turn for the worst. Contemplating suicide on many occasions and finally hi…
 
Guest, Taurean L Washington and Maddox talk about the intersection where gay meets racism. Taurean shares some painful experiences and how he has learned to navigate racism in a healthy and respectful manner. Taurean’s warmth, friendliness, and playfulness shine throughout the episode. He examples beautiful authenticity. Taurean is a sign language …
 
John shares his heart wrenching story of the fear that prevented him from coming out until later in life and how that process took over 30 years before he could say that he was completely out of the closet. If you or someone you know is struggling with the coming out process, this episode is filled with meaningful insights and golden nuggets of wis…
 
Bryan Kosarek shares harsh life events that separated him from his authentic self when he was 8 years old. He tells his story of awareness, growth, and evolution to find his way back to living in alignment with his core values, passion, and purpose. We each share our own experience with "mid-life crisis", only to find out that we languaged a simila…
 
Host, Coach Maddox, introduces his co-host for this episode, Ed Salamanca. In their open and honest dialog, Maddox reveals some aspects of his own quest to be an authentic gay man. He also shares the mission of the podcast and what it is going to look like. The range of topics will be broad, but everything will circle back to more fully becoming an…
 
You're listening to The Authentic Gay Man Podcast. I'm your host, Maddox. And, just so you know, Maddox is my last name and what I go by. The purpose of this podcast is to support gay men in becoming more authentically who they really are, so they can reap the rewards of having deeper and more meaningful friendships with other gay men. If you're an…
 
King Critical is a YouTuber with a particular focus on radical feminism and, as he calls it, gender identity extremism. He masterfully takes down and pulls apart the nonsense arguments of queer theory driven Tubers like Contrapoints and Abigail from Philosophy Tube, in a calm, rational and evidence based way. You can find him on YouTube , on Twitte…
 
An incredible woman who single handedly set up the organisation ‘Transgender Trend’ to protect children from the dangerous ideology that has been sweeping schools. Why did she do it? Because shamefully no-one else had done. She was also able to intervene in the history-making Bell & Mrs A v Tavistock case, and the appeal (note that Mermaids despite…
 
You know him as Graham Linehan’s gay best friend from the YouTube series ‘This Mess We’re In’…. But there’s more to Arty than that! Join us as we break down the mess in Canada and also we talk a bit about Arty’s personal life and history. You can find Arty on Twitter @artymortyarty Arty’s own YouTube channel is here. You can find ‘This Mess We’re I…
 
My latest podcast is with the man known on Twitter as ‘The EDI Jester’. He’s known as other things elsewhere (drunk mostly) and this interview spans a whole range of topics and is thoroughly entertaining (if I say so myself). I’ve been lucky enough to meet the Jester in the flesh and am proud to now call him a friend (whether he likes this or not).…
 
My chat with Skylar Gwynn and her mission across the USA. You can catch up with Skylar on twitter @GoddessEnergyXX , her website https://therideawomansrebellion.weebly.com , and donate https://givebutter.com/n0muRK . After Pittsburgh, Skylar and The Ride will be visiting: Detroit Chicago Milwaukee Minneapolis Iowa City Kansas City St Louis Denver L…
 
Hello again! This is a short pod to say howdy and explain what’s what in pod land. A Spring check in and some of the usual recommendations and thoughts on the future of the podcast and what lies ahead. Really for all the loyal listeners to say thanks and look to the future. I’m going to be a little busy in the months ahead but aim to be back in a n…
 
Episode 78.This episode is a round up and thoughts on this strange year. The 'sort of Christmassy episode'.Jump in and join me as a mini rant occurs! I aim to give my perspective on how we might spend Xmas and New year holidays. Thoughts of what's ahead.The usual recommendations and chats.2021 Is just around the corner!…
 
Loading …

Guia rápido de referências

Google login Twitter login Classic login