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Is it time to listen to something different? Something alternate, without the usual bias, or levity applied to subjects routinely dismissed? If you find yourself viewing the normal world as odd, or perhaps out-of-touch with your own reality, tune in to our podcast, where we will be sharing the words (and various missions) of the OeC Magazine columnists, and people within the different communities that touch our hearts, our souls, and of course, manifest change within our fractured world.Our podcasts will be a combination of interviews with people who work and/or live outside of the mainstream, a plethora of scripted non-fiction educational discussions touching on the latest conspiracies, ancient origins, ufology, the paranormal, fringe or new science, metaphysical musings, natural living, various product, event, service, book and DVD reviews, as well as some of my own supernatural fictional stories (scripted and at times, unscripted).The goal of The Open Minded Skeptic is to make you question, as well as to create short and to the point podcasts, no longer than ten minute soundbites (finger crossed)!Initially we will be transitioning across from our other platforms a number of interviews and articles from inside past issues of the Oddities e-Club Magazine, whilst catching up with previous interviewees to see how they are going on their guided path!If this sounds like you - tune in, or check out our website www.tomspod.com!

Is it time to listen to something different? Something alternate, without the usual bias, or levity applied to subjects routinely dismissed? If you find yourself viewing the normal world as odd, or perhaps out-of-touch with your own reality, tune in to our podcast, where we will be sharing the words (and various missions) of the OeC Magazine columnists, and people within the different communities that touch our hearts, our souls, and of course, manifest change within our fractured world.Our podcasts will be a combination of interviews with people who work and/or live outside of the mainstream, a plethora of scripted non-fiction educational discussions touching on the latest conspiracies, ancient origins, ufology, the paranormal, fringe or new science, metaphysical musings, natural living, various product, event, service, book and DVD reviews, as well as some of my own supernatural fictional stories (scripted and at times, unscripted).The goal of The Open Minded Skeptic is to make you question, as well as to create short and to the point podcasts, no longer than ten minute soundbites (finger crossed)!Initially we will be transitioning across from our other platforms a number of interviews and articles from inside past issues of the Oddities e-Club Magazine, whilst catching up with previous interviewees to see how they are going on their guided path!If this sounds like you - tune in, or check out our website www.tomspod.com!

Location:

Australia

Description:

Is it time to listen to something different? Something alternate, without the usual bias, or levity applied to subjects routinely dismissed? If you find yourself viewing the normal world as odd, or perhaps out-of-touch with your own reality, tune in to our podcast, where we will be sharing the words (and various missions) of the OeC Magazine columnists, and people within the different communities that touch our hearts, our souls, and of course, manifest change within our fractured world.Our podcasts will be a combination of interviews with people who work and/or live outside of the mainstream, a plethora of scripted non-fiction educational discussions touching on the latest conspiracies, ancient origins, ufology, the paranormal, fringe or new science, metaphysical musings, natural living, various product, event, service, book and DVD reviews, as well as some of my own supernatural fictional stories (scripted and at times, unscripted).The goal of The Open Minded Skeptic is to make you question, as well as to create short and to the point podcasts, no longer than ten minute soundbites (finger crossed)!Initially we will be transitioning across from our other platforms a number of interviews and articles from inside past issues of the Oddities e-Club Magazine, whilst catching up with previous interviewees to see how they are going on their guided path!If this sounds like you - tune in, or check out our website www.tomspod.com!

Language:

English

Contact:

61 434405609


Episodes

Interview Highlights: Irene Brown, Author and former Proprietor of the Castle on the Hill Learning Centre (Part 1)

1/10/2021
On the podcast today we interviewed Irene Brown, Author and former proprietor of the Castle on the Hill Learning Centre. Irene and her partners Professor Robert Pope and Artist Robert Todonai built the Castle on the Hill, Science-Art Research Centre at Uki. This magnificent Castle won a tourism award for “Accommodation of Distinction” and has been featured on several TV shows such as The Great Outdoors and Sydney Weekender. Irene is an author of Chinese Books, and a visual artist trained...

Duration:00:35:36

Climate Change Hoax: Patrick J. Kelly

1/3/2021
For our 20th Issue release, I finally got to have a face to face with Patrick J. Kelly. My free energy columnist, and one of the longest supporters of this magazine. It was, as expected, controversial and highly educating and entertaining. Here's some information from the man himself: "I am just an ordinary person who became interested in "free-energy" as a result of a television programme entitled 'It Runs On Water' shown in the 1980s by a UK television company called 'Channel 4'. This...

Duration:00:44:58

New Years Eve Quiz!

12/30/2020
Join us for a little light entertainment to see out the old year, and to welcome in the new! Support the show (https://www.tomspod.com/store.html)

Duration:01:35:10

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Boggo Road Gaol

12/27/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts Boggo Road Gaol was Australia's most notorious prison, it closed in 1992 after 119 years of operation. The prison was divided into two main divisions, No. 1 Division built in 1883 housed male prisoners and No. 2 Division which was built in 1903 and became the State Prison for Women and operated 80 cells until 1921. Haunting Folklore If the research compiled by Jack Sim (2017; 2019) is to be believed, Boggo Road...

Duration:00:05:27

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Old Government House

12/13/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts This beautifully restored 1862 sandstone building set within the grounds of the Queensland University of Technology once hosted grand balls and royalty; and was noted to be the colonial hub of Brisbane. It was the home of Queensland Governors between 1862-1909, since 1910 all Governors have resided at Fernberg in Paddington. Old Government House became a functioning building inside the University of Queensland, up...

Duration:00:04:29

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Queensland Parliament House

12/6/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts Erected between 1865 and 1867, following Queensland's separation from New South Wales in 1859, this building housed the new Queensland Parliament when it first met in 1868. Designed by Colonial Architect Charles Tiffin in a Classical Revival style, it is one of Queensland's most beautiful and historically significant masonry buildings. An additional video (Wills 1899) can be found above which shows the actuality...

Duration:00:06:04

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Her Majesty's Theatre

12/1/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts Opened in 1888, this Italian Renaissance and Corinthian architectural designed building (State Library of Queensland 2010) had a seating capacity of 1387 people. Throughout its 95 year life, Her Majesty's Theatre hosted most of the professional touring companies' productions, its run ending in 1973 when the theatre was sold to the A.M.P. Society. It was later demolished to make way for the Hilton Hotel and the...

Duration:00:04:43

Haunted Historical Brisbane: The Brisbane Arcade

11/29/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts Opened in 1924, heritage-listed Brisbane Arcade was designed by architect Richard Gailey. Gailey was engaged by siblings Dr. James O'Neil Mayne and Miss Mary Emelia Mayne to build one of Brisbane's first shopping arcades in a style reminiscent of late 18th century European design. Haunting Folklore Patrick Mayne In 1848, an impoverished Irish immigrant called Patrick Mayne came into money and purchased two of...

Duration:00:06:52

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Brisbane City Hall

11/22/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts This heritage-listed building of a Classical Revival design was opened officially in 1930 by Sir John Goodwin, the Queensland Governor at the time. It contains a 1500 plus seat auditorium with copper dome, a clock tower with a lift, the offices of the Lord Mayor of Brisbane and the recent addition in 2003 of the Museum of Brisbane. The Telegraph (1926; 1927) newspaper provided regular update pictorials during the...

Duration:00:06:16

Haunted Historical Brisbane: The Old Windmill at Spring Hill

11/15/2020
Enjoy our Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts starting today! Historical Facts Built in 1828 with Convict labour, under the orders of Captain Patrick Logan (Commandant of Moreton Bay) the Old Windmill on Wickham Terrace in Spring Hill is the oldest surviving Australian windmill structure and is reputedly, the oldest example in Queensland of European construction (Queensland Heritage Register 2020). Following its initial usage as a meal and flour mill, it ceased grinding maize and wheat...

Duration:00:05:16

Spiritual Quandaries Panel: Bullying

11/8/2020
On June 7th 2018 our Editor Sharon Ann Rowland hosted our sixth Spiritual Quandaries radio show on Revolution Radio (www.freedomslips.com). Our topic for this episode is Bullying, as usual we disagreed, argued, never cursed, but eventually resolved to keep our minds open to future scientific truths! Our panel comprised Sheila Kennedy (Metaphysical Maven) and Mikayla Holmes (Inspirational Author). Sheila is a healer, teacher and great-grandmother, a protagonist for social change: from the...

Duration:01:37:11

Interview Highlights: Kassi Gregory aka Tigiris, Intuitive Artist & Spirit Walker

11/1/2020
Enjoy our early 2018 interview with Kassi Gregory aka Tigiris. Kassi is an Intuitive Artist, Spirit Walker and Teacher, and she is connected to the unseen world. Kassi has the ability to both talk and feel spirits and guides, these spirits and guides in turn allow her to act as a conduit between people and their spirit animal. She believes that art is the best source of expression. Her aims and objectives as a teacher are devout, she enables through collaboration to share spirits awareness,...

Duration:01:10:35

Interview Highlights: Phillip J. Watt, Hypnotherapy (Part 4)

10/25/2020
In the December 2019 issue of the OeC Magazine we featured a four-part interview with Hypnotherapist Phillip J. Watt. Phillip J. Watt is a clinical hypnotherapist, author and presenter who lives on the Mid North Coast of NSW, Australia. His first book, The Simulation, is a daring exposé of the human experience in the 21st Century. His other written and interview work deals with topics from spirituality to society, as well as self-development. Before achieving his certification as a...

Duration:00:28:08

Interview Highlights: Phillip J. Watt, Hypnotherapy (Part 3)

10/18/2020
In the December 2019 issue of the OeC Magazine we featured a four-part interview with Hypnotherapist Phillip J. Watt. Phillip J. Watt is a clinical hypnotherapist, author and presenter who lives on the Mid North Coast of NSW, Australia. His first book, The Simulation, is a daring exposé of the human experience in the 21st Century. His other written and interview work deals with topics from spirituality to society, as well as self-development. Before achieving his certification as a...

Duration:00:35:46

Interview Highlights: Phillip J. Watt, Hypnotherapy (Part 2)

10/11/2020
In the December 2019 issue of the OeC Magazine we featured a four-part interview with Hypnotherapist Phillip J. Watt. Phillip J. Watt is a clinical hypnotherapist, author and presenter who lives on the Mid North Coast of NSW, Australia. His first book, The Simulation, is a daring exposé of the human experience in the 21st Century. His other written and interview work deals with topics from spirituality to society, as well as self-development. Before achieving his certification as a...

Duration:00:24:36

Interview Highlights: Phillip J. Watt, Hypno-Psychotherapist (Part 1)

10/4/2020
In the December 2019 issue of the OeC Magazine we featured a two-part interview with Hypnotherapist Phillip J. Watt. Phillip is a clinical hypnotherapist, author and presenter who lives on the Mid North Coast of NSW, Australia. His first book, The Simulation, is a daring exposé of the human experience in the 21st Century. His other written and interview work deals with topics from spirituality to society, as well as self-development. Before achieving his certification as a ‘Clinical...

Duration:00:58:44

Interview Highlights: The Happiness Ninja (Part 4)

9/30/2020
Enjoy part 4 of our Happiness Ninja interview with Sharon Ann Rowland and her co-host Sheila Kennedy. Jamie Rose Brown aka The Happiness Ninja became the 47th person in the world to complete the world’s only government accredited Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, and is currently half way through a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences. After suffering from suicidal thoughts at the age of 12 and having a total of 17 years of anxiety and clinical depression under her belt, Jamie...

Duration:00:16:35

Interview Highlights: The Happiness Ninja (Part 3)

9/27/2020
Enjoy part 3 of our Happiness Ninja interview with Sharon Ann Rowland and her co-host Sheila Kennedy. Jamie Rose Brown aka The Happiness Ninja became the 47th person in the world to complete the world’s only government accredited Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, and is currently half way through a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences. After suffering from suicidal thoughts at the age of 12 and having a total of 17 years of anxiety and clinical depression under her belt, Jamie...

Duration:00:32:47

Interview Highlights: The Happiness Ninja (Part 2)

9/20/2020
Enjoy part 2 of our Happiness Ninja interview with Sharon Ann Rowland and her co-host Sheila Kennedy. Jamie Rose Brown aka The Happiness Ninja became the 47th person in the world to complete the world’s only government accredited Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, and is currently half way through a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences. After suffering from suicidal thoughts at the age of 12 and having a total of 17 years of anxiety and clinical depression under her belt, Jamie...

Duration:00:29:02

Haunted Historical Brisbane: Plough Inn

9/17/2020
Enjoy our next Haunted Historical Brisbane podcasts today! Historical Facts This two-storeyed former hotel designed by architect Alexander B. Wilson and constructed in 1885 by contractor Abraham James was commissioned for Brisbane publican Daniel Costigan. The building was saved from demolition in 1987 and modified (internal walls removed) to function as a tavern during Expo '88. Less than five years later the original interior was fully refurbished and the front verandah reconstructed...

Duration:00:04:39