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The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.

The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.
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The Wooden Pants Network currently features two program. The Monday-Friday The Daily Author provides interviews with authors from all genres. The weekly Leap Podcast interviews those who have made significant life and creative leaps in their time on the planet.






Unfrustrated - Five Steps to Unfrustrate Yourself and Move Forward

You're stuck. Something is stopping you from moving forward in your relationship, business, and life in general. It's driving you nuts! How do you unfrustrate yourself and move forward? We have five suggestions which can help you take the first step toward reaching that destination. 1. What is stopping you? 2. Have you run dry with an existing idea or program? 3. What do you want your next move to be? 4. What do you need to take that next step? 5. When you do take that step, what is the...


Unfrustrated - Seven Steps to Unfrustrated Yourself From Current Events

Is the current state of current events ticking you off? Do you spend the available moments in your day looking at news sites and social media? Is the anger boiling up inside you affecting your work and life? On today's "Unfrustrated," we offer seven steps to unfrustrate yourself from current events. It doesn't mean ignoring them. Rather, it's to help you take a step back and turn the anger into something more productive. 1. This is not new 2. Be angry, but not all day 3. Step away from it...


Unfrustrated - Seven Steps to Unfrustrate Yourself From Debt

How do you unfrustrate yourself from debt? No matter how much debt you have, there's always an inkling at the back of your mind telling you it needs to be paid off. Yet, you're not sure how. We discuss seven steps to help move you forward on today's episode of "Unfrustrated." 1. Panic isn't going to get you anywhere 2. A dollar made is a dollar more than you had 3. Stop spending on the non-necessities 4. Stop taking from Peter to pay Paul 5. Determine todebt-to-income ratio 6. Read or...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself From Anxiety

How can you unfrustrate yourself from anxiety? Not the normal anxieties of test taking or going on a date. These are anxieties that exhaust you, darken your world, constantly repeat themselves until your heart feels like it's going to burst. How do you get past these anxieties to breathe again? We discuss five things which may help. 1. Determine the cause of the anxiety 2. Ask yourself, is it real or exaggerated? 3. Talk to it as best as you can 4. Make it sleepy 5. If these don't work,...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself When Setting a Big Goal

How do you unfrustrate yourself when setting a big goal? What steps can you take to get past the anxiety, depression, and hopelessness in order to accomplish your desires? Today, we mention five things which can help ease the frustration along the way. 1. Mean It - No Backsies 2. Don't make the deadline too close 3. Map out how you're going to do reach the goal 4. Make sacrifices (except with your family) 5. Celebrate every small accomplishment This Week's Sponsors: Relentless MV. Learn...


Unfrustrated - Unfrustrate Yourself From Procrastination

Are you a procrastinator? Get your mind out of the gutter, please! Do you look around your house, your office, your family, and see the projects which you committed to complete? However, you ended up doing nothing about them and focusing on something else? Probably something mind-numbing? Today, we want to help you unfrustrate yourself from procrastination to accomplish all of your tasks. We're doing it by asking the following questions: Who are you procrastinating for? Yourself or someone...


Unfrustrated - Five Books to Help Unfrustrate Your Life

It's time to unfrustrate your life through reading! We recommend five books which helped host Rich Keller get through some tough times and start to unravel some of his frustrations. They are: Dave Ramsey -Total Money Makeover Mel Robbins - The Five Second Rule Joel Osteen - Become a Better You Juliana Park - The Abundance Loop Steve Horsman - Straight Talk Tools for the Desperate Husband: How To Become A Masculine, Confident Man Who Can Fix His Marriage Without Looking Like A Controlling...


Unfrustrated - Big Dreams With Little Motivation

How do you make your dreams come true when you have little motivation to do so? One thing is to work hard, because success comes when that happens. The other thing to do is put down the remote and get off the couch! When that's done, incorporate the following items of C.O.U.C.H. Concentrate Organize Unplug Calm Have Patience Host Rich Keller provides more details on this episode of "Unfrustrated." Our Sponsors Kabbage. Receive a $100 gift card when you qualify for up to $250,000 of small...


Unfrustrated - Five Things to Start Unfrustrating Your Life

How do you remove frustrations? Not simply from your business, but from your life, your family, your finances? What allows you to reach those heights of happiness and achievement so you can put the "un" prefix in front of frustrated? This is what the rechristened Unfrustrated podcast is about -- how to reach those goals without the constant chatter or questions in your head. On today's program, we discuss five ways to start unfrustrating yourself; 1. If it's done, it's done. 2. You didn't...


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Depression, Anxiety, and Entrepreneurship

How do you unfrustrate yourself when you're constantly frustrated? Perhaps you suffer from depression or anxiety. Or the very uncomfortable combination of both. If you feel incomplete, not worthy of your business, how do you continue to move forward to make it a success? I have some experience in this, and I'll talk about it today on The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur. This Week's Sponsors: The Kabbage Card helps you simply and cover your expenses in one place. Visit Kabbage.com/UE to qualify....


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur: Unfrustrating Yourself After You Hit Bottom

So, what do you do when you hit bottom and lose your determination, your confidence? How do you move forward when your once fearless attitude is replaced by fear and anxiety? How do you unfrustrate yourself from the false stories of your ego and rebuild your life and your business to be a success? That's what Unfrustrated Entrepreneur host Richard Keller tries to hash out today's episode. Call it group therapy, exposition, or stream of consciousness. In the end, it's really something that...


Sexually Speaking With Shannon #3: Sex Through the Ages - The 20s

Women in their late teens and early 20s never know what's in store. They can get married at an early age. Or, they can delve into the world of online dating. Or, they can discover a side of sexuality they never knew existed. Shannon Hamaker profiles two women in their early 20s in this month's episode of "Sexually Speaking With Shannon". First, "Kaly" describes how she was taught about sex in a religious-based environment. She discusses her early marriage, being a mother, and her sexual...


Sexually Speaking With Shannon #2: Ariel

In the second episode of Sexually Speaking, host Shannon Hamaker speaks with "Ariel," a woman in her late 40s who came to one of Shannon's Pure Romance parties. Ariel details her life of pain, sexual frustration, and sexual revolution. It's an interview filled with sadness, joy, and a determination to live her life to the fullest. Learn more about Shannon and Pure Romance parties at her website.


The Daily Author #258: Screenwriters Daphne Mallory and Sabya Clarke

Sabya Clarke & Daphne Mallory are a pair of daughter-mother screenwriters. For this year's NaNoWriMo they are transforming their screenplays into other forms of literature. For Sabya, it's transforming a work into a graphic novel To Patch a Broken Star. We learn more on today's program. Questions Asked and Answered: How did Daphne & Sabya get into screenwriting?What are the opportunities for screenwriters in LA?With NaNoWriMo, what are the challenges to convert screenplays to novels?What are...


The Daily Author #257: Writing Through Chemo with Robert Barrows

The not-so-good news is Robert Barrows has cancer. The good news is it's quite treatable. The better news is Robert is using his time during Chemo treatments to complete a novel during NaNoWriMo. We speak to Robert about the diagnosis, treatment, and how it is going with his book. Questions Asked and Answered: How was Robert's reaction to his cancer diagnosis?Did Robert ever do NaNoWriMo before?? Show Follow-Ups: Learn more about Robert at his websiteThe Daily Dose of Author Action -- The...


The Conscious Biz Hotseat #6: Andrea Hall of Withers Whisper

Today's guest is Andrea Hall. Andrea is a certified equine gestalt coach who owns and operates Withers Whisper, LLC. She received her certification through Melisa Pearce's program Touched By a Horse. She has also owned and operated The Hall Law Office, LLC for the past 13 years specializing in sex offenses and domestic violence. Show Follow-Ups: Learn more about Andrea and Withers Whisper, LLC at the websiteLearn more about Conscious Business Connection at their website or Facebook page


The Unfrustrated Entrepreneur #43: Lucas Casarez of Level Up Financial Planning

Lucas Casarez fell in love with numbers at a very young age. That turned into a career where he tried to help others invest wisely for their businesses and lives. Now Lucas has started his own business, Level Up Financial Planning,, to assist a younger generation with the proper investment and saving tools. Questions Asked and Answered; How did Lucas get involved in financial planning?Why did Lucas decide to start his own financial planning business?Why do we lose financial knowledge as we...


The Daily Author #256: Kelli Dunham and Beth Dunham Toner on NaNoWriMo

Meet Kelli Dunham and her sister Beth Dunham Toner. Separately, they write books and articles, respectively. Together, they are accountability partners for this year's edition of NaNoWriMo. We speak to both of them today about their writing and what they want to achieve in November. Questions Asked and Answered: Is this the first time for both for NaNoWriMo?What encouraged them to do NaNoWriMo this year?What book are Kelli and Beth writing?What have been the challenges during NaNo?What is...


The Cosmic Cowgirl #9: A Discussion on Vision Board

Vision Boards are the topic of today's edition of The Cosmic Cowgirl Patricia V. Forbes discusses an upcoming event connected with vision boards and then discusses why they are so important not just for desire but for determination as well. Show Follow-Ups: Learn more about the upcoming Vision Board event Learn more about Pat and Alchemy Universal Therapies at the website


The Daily Author #255: Keith Ogorek of Author Learning Center

After listening to thousands of authors on what they needed, Keith Ogorek decided to start the Author Learning Center to help them get through the creative and business processes. Today, ALC helps authors in 80 countries, especially when NaNoWriMo comes around. We get some advice on NaNoWriMo on today's episode of the program. Questions Asked and Answers: How did Keith start the Author Learning Center?What does ALC provide to writers?How does ALC help writers during NaNoWriMo?Has Keith been...