Episode #30-Advice special with Michelle Tea!!!

August 26, 2016

Today Nicole is joined for  advice on Punk fashion, kissing, cunnilingus, class issues and more by author Michelle Tea!!!


Episode #29-Excellent Advice with Special Guest Lorelei Lee!

August 19, 2016

Lorelei Lee is an actor, screenwriter, activist and adult film star. She writes an advice column called “Ask Lorelei: Advice from a Feminist Porn Star” , and joined Nicole to talk about writing, negotiating, lubricant, dealing with trolls, dealing with jerks, No on 60, and MORE!!! I promise you will get some excellent advice from this episode.


Episode #28-Mushroom Coffee & JOHN JENNINGS

August 12, 2016
First, Morgan Grundstein Helvey returns to the podcast to sample & discuss (potential aphrodisiac) Mushroom Coffee.
Then, an interview with JOHN JENNINGS!

John Jennings is an Eisner winning scholar, artist, and curator.
On this episode, we talk about his upcoming graphic novel adaptation of Octavia Butler's "Kindred", race & representation in comics, and his award-winning book "The Blacker the Ink: Constructions of black identity in comics and sequential art".


Episode #27-LESBIAN BED DEATH with Jessica Lanyadoo & Lex Vaughn!!

August 5, 2016

LESBIAN BED DEATH with Jessica Lanyadoo & Lex Vaughn.

Jessica Lanyadoo is an internationally respected Astrologer and Psychic Medium who has been in private practice with clients all over the world since 1995. She is a triple capricorn, and you can find her horoscopes and more at lovelanyadoo.com.
Graham and Diane are a codependent shut-in couple helmed by Lex Vaughn.
Graham is a homemade doll given to Diane by her drifter uncle, Uncle Rummy.
They’ve recently broke through their fear and are now doing comedy on the buffet circuit and are doing interviews with celebrities like Peaches and MEN.


Episode #26-Mariko Tamaki!!! (plus advice on editing)

July 29, 2016

Today I travel to Oakland to discuss bangs, editing, tattoos, chickens, and writing with Mariko Tamaki. She is a writer who collaborated with illustrator Jillian Tamaki on the books "Skim" and "This One Summer". Mariko has also written the novel "Saving Montgomery Sole", and some comics for the Ninja Turtles & Tomb Raider. AMONG OTHER THINGS. She does a lot. Please enjoy this hilarious time with us.
(photo by Kyle Lasky. Her bangs do not currently look like this.)



July 22, 2016
Today I talk comics, dating & depression with cartoonist Alec Longstreth.

Then! I am joined in San Francisco by artist Mari Naomi, to discuss her new book "Turning Japanese", our opinions of PDA, and her Cartoonist of Color Database project.




Episode #24-Eleanor Davis & Superfruits!

July 15, 2016
Nicole interviews Eisner-winning cartoonist Eleanor Davis, author of "How to Be Happy", about BDSM, Beards, Bicycling & more. But first! A review of superfruits with resident food friend, Morgan Grundstein Helvey. Tune in.

Podcast State of the Union & interview with Nicole by Chris Sutton!!

July 8, 2016

This week, producer Chris Sutton turns the microphone tables on Nicole and we talk about the podcast, dating cartoonists, animals, work, and the time Chris got called a hippie. Tune in!


Episode #22-Isa Chandra Moskowitz!!!!

July 1, 2016
Today I offer advice on the corporate world,

and then, a shocking interview with veganism's Queen Regent, Isa Chandra Moskowitz (author of Veganomicon) about the time she almost died right before my very eyes.


Episode #21-Pidgeon Pagonis!!!

June 24, 2016
We are joined by intersex activist & artist Pidgeon Pagonis this week for our 2nd-ever in-bed interview. We talk about intersex issues, Saturn's return, problematic scratching, being on Transparent and more more more!!!