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Joke Talk Yell Write

16 EpisodesProduced by Ryan McMahonWebsite

Joke Talk Yell Write brings you deep into the irreverent and inspiring creative life of award-winning Anishinaabe comedian, writer, and podcaster Ryan McMahon. One of North America's most essential Indigenous voices, Ryan has been on the cutting edge of Indigenous media, storytelling and comedy for … read more


Old Dad

I’m an old dad. I will be in my mid-sixties when my youngest graduates from high school. It occurred to me the other day that I will need to open up my spirit to things I left behind long ago - playdates with other people’s kids that I can’t stand, parent-teacher nights and volunteer work with insufferably boring parents I have nothing in common with, and the wonderful world of discovery, creativity, and play.

This is my audio essay on being an “old dad.”

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