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Welcome to the Vital Presence Podcast

For people who want to live a more meaningful, joyfilled, creative life. Shape a new story about how to thrive and create at any age—but especially as we age.

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Isidra Mencos: Sex, salsa and a great story

Isidra Mencos is a writer, writing coach, and author of the stunning new memoir Promenade of Desire: A Barcelona Memoir. We talk about the book and the challenges of writing about family, sex, and self-discovery After coming to the States

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Alex Doman, Sound and brain health entrepreneur

 Alex Doman is an entrepreneur, bestselling author, psychoacoustic music producer, and TEDx speaker with more than twenty-five years’ experience in neurotechnology. His mission is to help others achieve their optimal potential, to become the best version of themselves. He comes

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Margo Weinstein: author, adventurer, Mom

Margo Weinstein is a traveler, intrepid adventurer, class-action lawyer, and single mom. Educated at Yale College and Northwestern University School of Law, she became a partner in a multinational law firm, but that did not stop her from traveling to

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Dr. Juliet Bruce Finding Sanctuary in Story

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Reimagining the conversations around dementia, death, and dying with Mary Fridley

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Shauna Ahern: Finding “enough”

Shauna Ahern, author of Enough: Notes from a Woman Who Has Finally Found It talks about what it took to leave her successful persona as the Gluten-Free Girl to write a memoir that is candid, compelling, and rooted in community.

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Conversations with creators who are shaping the stories that are shaping the world
Join us in conversations with creative change makers who are shaping their new stories about today’s rapidly changing world as they discover how to live a more joyful and authentic life. Get

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