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Aiden Hessleberg, Artist at Large

December 2, 2021

Aiden Hessleberg is a talented local artist. Listen to our conversation about art, creativity and inspiration.

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Tommy Prine at Leo and Leona’s

November 16, 2021

I had a chance to talk about 2 of my favorite subjects recently, music and creativity.  The conversation is with Tommy Prine, son of the great John Prine.

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Sara, Syd and Slang: Part II

October 22, 2021

This started as a conversation about slang words, then it drifted and then it veered.  Just like a good conversation should.

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Sara, Syd and Slang

October 7, 2021

Slang, it’s defined as language peculiar to a particular group, composed of arbitrarily changed words and extravagant figures of speech.  That sounds about right.  It’s also a way we define…

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Steppin Out in Pink 03: Emily and Dave, A Love Story.

September 10, 2021

There’s love of all kinds on display in the wonderful conversation with Emily and Dave Hansen.  Emily is a breast cancer survivor, a mom, a wife and a real dynamo.    She and Dave share the truly frightening things they went through together but also the good things that this experience has brought to their lives.  Ya, it’s about breast cancer but it’s really a love story.

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Steppin’ Out In Pink 02: Dr. Leah Dietrich

August 27, 2021

Dr. Dietrich is an oncologist at Gundersen Health System, specializing in breast cancer.

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