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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.


Podcast668 #8: The Dao, Lao Tzu, Yin and Yang, and Their Importance Today

In the history of China, the elements of their historic and important philosophies began with the Dao -- a concept created by Lao Tzu. On today's show, Todd Cornell details the meanings behind the Dao and Yin & Yang. Learn more about Todd at the websites Cultur668 and GetLessStress


The Daily Author #260: Alexandra Garrett aka The Black Rose

Alexandra Garrett is an author, photographer, and filmmaker who was born in Chicago and resides in New York, New York. Writing under The Black Rose, Alexandra has numerous five-star reviews for her suspense thrillers. We discuss her books, her writing style, and her participation in this year's NaNoWriMo on today's program. Questions Asked and Answered: Why did Alexandra decide to do NaNoWriMo?How is NaNoWriMo different from Alexandra's normal writing?Are the books she writes in the series...


The Daily Author #259: Stacey L. Tucker and Ocean's Fire

We continue to focus on NaNoWriMo and the authors who participate. Today, we speak with Stacey L. Tucker. Stacey is working hard in this year's event while promoting her new fictional novel, Ocean's Fire. We discuss both items, and more, in today's program. Questions Asked and Answered: Why did Stacey decide to take on NaNoWriMo this year?Was it always the goal for Stacey to be a professional author?Why did Stacey switch to fiction?What are some of the challenges Stacey is encountering in...


Maturity - Week 6: Hypnotized? Was it My Soul or Ego?

In a previous journal entry, I mentioned something about not being hypnotized by the improper influences in my life. Someone who listened to that episode with me queried, “But, weren’t you hypnotized?” I’ve thought about this question a bit more, and it may contain some truth. While I wasn’t commanded to bark like a dog or something similar, there was an opening in my will which allowed the incursion of the suggestions which, when accumulated, led me deep down the rabbit hole. The question I...


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