184: The Return Of Los Angeles Fashion Week, And The People

  • Los Angeles Fashion Week is upon the Majestic Downtown in LA
  • The event continues its tradition of bringing together fashion, styles, models, designers, art, and people
  • I have seen some key individuals at the event including painter Crystal from episode 135 of the show
  • As well, Robby of future episode number ? had set up the event once more with assistance from others
  • Dancer and model Rayna from episode 140 up in the place and brought the flair
  • I like seeing people and meeting new people
  • I met another individual also named Crystal
  • May the fashion week continue to go smoothly with stylish shows of people with thematic ensembles

183: One Year Of The Armen Show

  • hello and welcome to episode to episode 183 of the show
  • it has been one year since I started the podcast on October 6, 2018
  • it is good to signify changing moments in time
  • we have had many guests and topics and series of discussions
  • on the way is continued science, guests, and happenings
  • there may be a more structured form of the show to happen
  • we look at making our own building among the other ones
  • glad to have had you all listening and joining thus far
  • to more~

182: On Video Game Design, Adversity, And Church With Guest Donald

  • welcome Donald on episode 182 of the show
  • discussed his entry into the video game design world
  • you can find this individual at Insomniac Games
  • we talked about adversity and what it can lead to
  • the challenges from before lead to the strength of now
  • included some content on relationships and/or relating with others
  • socializing is a theme we brought up about reaching out
  • we went over some books that Donald liked to read
  • also Donald’s church-going and his interest in faith
  • glad to have Donald up on the show

181: Character Building, Food Places, Simulation, And Self-Quotes

  • 181 in the building
  • character building with small efforts
  • you have to live up to your own mini-goals
  • also talked about food places that I have gone to
  • some of the popular places to eat
  • simulation theory concepts
  • if in a simulation, we are not able to even go out of bounds
  • make your own quotes
  • you don’t need to be checking other’s quotes
  • Los Angeles is not light

180: The Conversational Backpack As Your Toolkit For Socializing

  • welcome to episode 180 on the show~
  • this one inspired by idea from Mary M
  • the conversational backpack is your way to connect with others
  • you have your toolkit to work with
  • you can bring variety, change in tone, and spontaneity
  • you don’t want to be limited to one or two things when talking
  • sticking to one tone will bore the other person at some point
  • we want to be flowing and weaving like a river

179: On Relationships, Parents, And Habits With Guests Kim And Catie

  • welcome guests Kim and Catie on episode 179 of the show
  • we recorded this one on a sidewalk of a street in Los Angeles
  • first recording on a public sidewalk with people walking by
  • discussed relationships gone awry
  • also discussed parenting that wasn’t as desired
  • some elements of OCD were talked about
  • as often, we mentioned some books of interest in the fiction space
  • there were some life message in this one, and some tips for relationships
  • glad to have both Kim and Catie on the show

178: World Updates, Potential Audiobook Listening, And Having A Clear Target

  • welcome to episode 178
  • this one is a stream of consciousness type episode
  • we want all to flourish like a bird flying
  • mentioned some elements to complete in upcoming time
  • 2 author interviews in September and Robert Greene book in October
  • will check out an audiobook to see if that is a better way
  • having a target is the way to not let small issues throw you off
  • your target should include the elements along the way
  • the world is your world

177: Moving The Needle On Your Projects, And Voicing Your Path

  • episode 177 in the internets
  • this one inspired somewhat by Isaiah
  • you want to move the needle on your projects, and not just maintain
  • we want to have done more today than we could have done yesterday
  • voicing your path gets you toward there
  • your voice and thoughts are your direction maker, or rudder
  • we don’t have room for a path that isn’t ours
  • a little closing bit on Mac Miller and his departure
  • to more~

176: Avoidance, And The Fear And Issues Associated With It

  • the things we avoid are the things we get weaker in
  • bringing attention to a topic is the way to handle it
  • brushing it to the side gives it more weight than it deserves
  • we want to keep things light
  • things that are avoided grow bigger
  • it represents a fear within
  • you don’t want to give fear more energy or it can overpower you
  • you bring your focus like a light to the issue
  • what is something you have avoided?
    • is there something you can do about it?
    • can you target that thing?
    • who are you afraid will find out about it or will think less of you if they find out?
    • are you giving those people’s opinions too much credit?
  • sometimes we avoid what we don’t understand
    • can you look into it?
  • episode inspired by Mary

175: On Office Personalities, Podcasting Ideas, And Family Upbringing With Guests Jenny And Lucy

  • welcome Jenny and Lucy on episode 175 of the show~
  • this is the second double-guest episode of all
  • we discussed potential podcast topics that they might include in a show
  • what the podcast would be called, and how it would be presented
  • little houses and their appeal or interest factors
  • gym story and why it is key to be a good salesman if you are a salesman
  • heredity and the finding out of lineage information from 23andme
  • accents across the board for the fun
  • what each person likes about each person
  • life upbringing and how that leads to the person we are today
  • glad to have both J and L on the show