Big Strong Yes #22. The Naughty Bits

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones throw the traditional format away and get into the spirit of memoir by telling their own stories as they take inspiration from Shonda Rhimes’s Year of Yes.

Big Strong Yes #21. Big Magic Finale

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones reflect on what they’ve learned about themselves and their creativity while reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

Big Strong Yes #20. Follow the Shiny Thing

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones take on divine dances, painted bicycles and fierce universal trust while diving into Part 5: Trust and the conclusion of Elizabeth Gilbert's Big Magic. Download the mp3...

Big Strong Yes #19. Choose Your Delusion

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones talk about loving environments, trust issues and choosing the narrative that feeds your soul in the first half of Part 5: Trust of Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

Big Strong Yes #18. Cussing at Plato

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones sing the praises of Chris Baty and Nanowrimo, growl at classic philosophers, and choose the narrative that feeds their souls as they discuss the remainder of Part 4: Persistence in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

BSY #16. Farming with Fairy Dust

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones discuss creative communities, subversive gladness, and the ticklish joy of paradoxes as they finish up Part 3: Permission in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

BSY #15. Let the Girl Go

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones talk about originality, authenticity and entitlement (the good kind) from Part 3: Permission in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

BSY #14. The Natural Shape of You

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones take on fairy dust, the tiger’s tail, and finding their natural shape in the remainder of Part 2: Enchantment in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.