Welcome to the new podcast! This first episode is about the very thing that kept me from making the podcast for nearly three years. Prerequisite procrastination. What a pain.
Compulsory is a podcast about the things we can’t help but make.
Look for new episodes of Mighty Creative in February, 2020. For now, be sure to search for the new name in your podcast app, and subscribe!
[spp-player] Betsy Greer is a writer and maker who lives in Durham, North Carolina. For the past fourteenÂ years, sheâ€™s written about craftivism, the place where craft and activism intersect, and she loves discovering the ways […]
In this first episode of Compulsory in two years (two years!), we return to our roots with an honest conversation with quilter Cheryl Arkison about the power of habit in creative life, and about embracing […]
After two years on hiatus, Compulsory Podcast is coming back! Listen above for a brief update about what’s changed (and what’s staying the same), and how you can help keep the showÂ going long into the […]
I just returned from Craftcation Conference (more about that in another post), where I recorded three interviews for future episodes of Compulsory. One of those was with Lauren Venell, who’s an artist and a designer […]
Rachael HerronÂ is the bestselling author of the new novel Splinters of Light, the five-book Cypress Hollow romance series, and the memoirÂ A Life in Stitches. As we discuss in the podcast, I’ve read Rachael’s blog for […]
My conversation withÂ Joel WatsonÂ from Episode 6Â of Compulsory went about fifteen minutes longer than what’s included; this bonus episode is the remainder of our chat. We talked primarily about stay-at-home working parenting, and I enjoyed the […]
Joel WatsonÂ is a cartoonist who writes and draws a webcomic called HijiNKS Ensue, which he describes as “a semi-autobiographical comic about a lifelong geek and aspiring artist who turns his back on an unfulfilling but […]
I’ve known Isaac Watson for a few years, now, and our conversation on the latest episode of Compulsory exemplifies why, in addition to enjoying interviewing people I’ve never met, I love speaking with friends on […]