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Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal with life when the rug gets pulled from under your feet. Join Gordon and Joe on their journey into liminal space, as they speak frankly and honestly with friends and experts about their experiences, and ways to deal with change in a healthy way, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality.

Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal with life when the rug gets pulled from under your feet. Join Gordon and Joe on their journey into liminal space, as they speak frankly and honestly with friends and experts about their experiences, and ways to deal with change in a healthy way, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality.

Location:

Manchester, United Kingdom

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Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal with life when the rug gets pulled from under your feet. Join Gordon and Joe on their journey into liminal space, as they speak frankly and honestly with friends and experts about their experiences, and ways to deal with change in a healthy way, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Wave of Emotions

11/29/2020
This week the boys are joined by MNRØ, aka Paris, discussing how her childhood trauma influences her music. TRIGGER WARNING - Suicide is spoken about in this episode be advised Show Notes MNRØ on Apple Music or on Spotify MNRØ‘s Instagram MNRØ‘s Twitch Channel (Gaming and Live Music) MNRØ‘S TikTok Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal with life when the rug gets pulled from under your feet. Join Gordon and Joe on their journey into liminal space, as they speak...

Duration:01:16:47

A Positive Test

11/22/2020
In their first duo appearance since the start of Season 2, Joe and Gordon sit down to discuss Joe's experience catching Covid, Gordon's delivery nightmare and Lockdown 2.0. Show Notes Analysis of Covid contracts for PPE Anti-Lockdown Protest in Manchester Kettle/IEC Cable Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal with life when the rug gets pulled from under your feet. Join Gordon and Joe on their journey into liminal space, as they speak frankly and honestly with...

Duration:01:22:37

It’s On the Balls

11/15/2020
In a Movember Special, Ben Bowers joins Joe and Gordon. Ben is a two-time testicular cancer survivor, and now spends his time as a men's health advocate and ambassador for the Movember movement. We discuss Ben's experience surviving testicular cancer, the importance of checking yourself regularly, his journey with IVF and Ben's top three benefits of having no testicles. Show Notes Ben's Twitter Ben’s Instagram Movember Foundation Testicular Cancer (NHS) Liminal Podcast is for people...

Duration:01:26:57

Vulnerability, Introspection and Being Enough

11/8/2020
Joe and Gordon are joined this week by J Stamatelos, who has a background in counter-terrorism most notably in a rollercoaster of a career. He now has established himself as a coach and author, due to release his upcoming book ‘Enough’ later this year. TRIGGER WARNING- Terrorism is mentioned in the show and the events of 911 due to J’s background, be advised. Show Notes J’s Instagram J’s Website Get updates on J’s book ‘Enough’ Liminal Podcast is for people trying to learn how to deal...

Duration:01:06:14

Chicago, Baby!

11/1/2020
WE’RE BACK! Joe and Gordon kickstart Season 3 with their good friend Haley, to discuss what the word home really means. Taking us through the motions of constantly moving around and how uncertain stability has and continues to affect her life. TRIGGER WARNING- Self-harm is mentioned briefly in the show, but is not the main topic of conversation. Show Notes A hoe never gets cold video P Daddy’s Instagram Haley’s Prose Piece (Page 103 ‘December 14 2015’) Haley’s Instagram Haley’s...

Duration:01:41:19

Spiritual Liminality

8/2/2020
Gordon and Joe are joined this week by Rev. Catherine Clarenbach, who is a Unitarian Universalist minister and Wiccan priestess. They discuss Catherine’s involvement in these groups, what they stand for and her checkered history with mental health. As both a Wiccan priestess and ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, Catharine has walked at the religious and spiritual edges. She is a self proclaimed ‘queer, fat femme with bipolar disorder and ADHD’ -- a collection of identities that...

Duration:00:57:59

Continental Drift

7/26/2020
Nica Evangelista is the guest this week, she joins Gordon and Joe to discuss her turbulent and exciting past that spans over three continents. TRIGGER WARNING- This week mental health and suicide are discussed at various points so please be advised. Show Notes Nica's Instagram Nica's Artwork Instagram Article about Northern accents merging Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and Gordon as they laugh and...

Duration:01:44:22

Shag Bands, School and Simon Bird

7/19/2020
This weeks guest is Simon Bird's doppelganger Callum Newens! Callum joins Gordon and Joe to discuss adolescence, school and all things growing up. Callum has recently received a piece of paper that says ‘yes you know about history’ from University and now is desperately trying to work out why he has it. Moving up to Manchester, he is bumbling through his 20s on a desperate search for meaning. His interests include writing, cinema and slipping into existential despair Show Notes Callum's...

Duration:01:33:48

Growing Up Without A Parent

7/12/2020
This week Joe and Gordon are joined (in person!) by Leah, Liminal Podcast's producer and social media manager. She shares her story of growing up without a parent, how it unfolded, and how that’s impacted both her and her family's lives over the years. Show Notes Leah's Instagram Leah's Final Year Film Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and Gordon as they laugh and ponder, as well as speak to experts and...

Duration:01:13:27

Suicide Happened on a Monday

7/5/2020
Shiggi is a Dutch-Kenyan living in London. She's gone from working at Yellow Pages to being her own boss, being headhunted for and working as an events manager at the London 2012 Olympics and just as she had to part ways with a business partner of an adventure startup and launch her own audio content business She presents musings, experiences and thoughts every Wednesday on her podcast 'Getting Shiggi with…' Shiggi joins Joe and Gord to talk about suicide, the logistics of Kenyan funerals...

Duration:01:32:56

Styling Yourself from the Outside In

6/28/2020
We often hear that a beautiful life starts from within... but that’s only half true. As human beings, we are subject to the material world which inevitably shapes who we are — and how we feel about ourselves. By looking outside and working our way in, we can effect change in a more tangible, practical way. Blending fashion and psychology, William Graper brings a unique perspective to personal growth and mental health. Everyday people, celebrities, CEOs, pro athletes and LGBTQ+ youth—...

Duration:01:01:54

Art, Alcohol and Anarchy

6/21/2020
Joe and Gordon catch up with their friend Cate, otherwise known as “The Sober Painter” in their first episode with a guest! Cate is a Manchester-based artist, who spent 12 years in London based in theatre-making and education. Now completely Alcohol-free for nearly 10 months she sells and numbers her artwork, each day of her continued sobriety. Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube The Sober Painter’s Instagram The Sober Painter’s Portfolio The Sober Painter’s Website (All of...

Duration:01:14:38

Losing Faith

6/14/2020
It’s time for Series 2! Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, and this season we’ll be hearing first hand from people who’ve had the rug well and truly pulled from under their feet. This week Liminal Podcast’s very own Gordon Hall is kicking us off with possibly the biggest change in his life, telling the story of his faith transition, and how four years ago he almost became a vicar before his entire belief system fell apart. See the show notes below for links related to the...

Duration:01:11:53

Black Lives Matter

6/7/2020
Gordon and Joe discuss the importance of the Black Lives Matter movement, in a passionate and heartfelt conversation. See the links below for how you could help and some further resources. Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Marianne Budde Facebook Post Anti Defamation League - Can we talk? ADL - Pyramid of Hate (Aimed at educators but incredibly helpful for everybody) Me and White Supremacy Miami Police Department (Good News Post) Black Lives Matter Ways You Can Help 13th...

Duration:00:44:16

Religion

5/31/2020
Gordon and Joe have a frank, off the cuff conversation about religion. Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Trump and Religion The Silk Roads: A New History of the World - Peter Frankopan Finding God in the Waves - Mike McHargue How (Not) to Speak of God - Peter Rollins Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and Gordon as they laugh and ponder, as well as speak to experts and friends, trying to...

Duration:01:09:56

Desert Island Soreen

5/24/2020
It’s the Liminal Podcast’s take on Desert Island Discs! Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Leicester Monopoly National Trust Monopoly Mowgli Street Food The Silk Roads: A New History of the World - Peter Frankopan The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse - Charlie Mackesy This (Becoming Free) - Michael Gungor The Liturgists Podcast You Made it Weird - Pete Holmes Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness Joe Rogan’s move to Spotify Liminal Podcast is about dealing with...

Duration:00:51:03

On Holiday

5/17/2020
This week Joe and Gord take you on holiday as they share stories from their travels around the world. Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Here’s a link to the photo Gordon was talking about. The Silk Roads: A New History of the World - Peter Frankopan You're a Miracle (and a Pain in the Ass): Understanding the Hidden Forces That Make You - Mike McHargue Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and...

Duration:00:56:40

Lockdown Liminality

5/10/2020
Gordon and Joe catch up on Isolation and the reasons they started a podcast called ‘Liminal’ Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Gordon’s TikTok Dance Joe's TikTok Dance Liminal Space - Richard Rohr Denton Bingo Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and Gordon as they laugh and ponder, as well as speak to experts and friends, trying to figure out how to deal with life when the rug has been pulled...

Duration:00:27:18

Would I Not Tell the Truth to You?

5/3/2020
Gordon and Joe get to know each other better in a game of truths and lies Show Notes Gordon’s TikTok Joe and his Mum at The Jeremy Kyle Show Gordon’s Chicken Incident (Graphic) Bon Cliffe’s Tweet - Good News Liminal Podcast is about dealing with change, be that through humour, self-care, science, or spirituality. Join Joe and Gordon as they laugh and ponder, as well as speak to experts and friends, trying to figure out how to deal with life when the rug has been pulled from under your...

Duration:00:54:33

Tiger King

4/26/2020
Gordon and Joe discuss the phenomenon of “Tiger King”, the Netflix documentary about the self proclaimed king, Joe Exotic and Big Cat Rescue’s Carole Baskin’s diabolical relationship that united millions of people across the world. Show Notes Check out this episode on YouTube! Note: Saff (one of the zookeepers who worked for Joe) was misgendered throughout the series. When talking about him, Gordon and Joe use his preferred pronouns, which may cause confusion to listeners who were not...

Duration:00:38:41