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W.W.A.A. Podcast with Kristy Mickelsen

  • A Body to Die For

    16 GIU 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen and co-host Billy Dees talk with their special guest well known author and Jewelry Designer Alexis Hunter. Alexis, Kristy and Billy have a wonderful conversation about her book Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For This book was written in loving memory of Hollywood actress and model Joi and the life and love that Alexis and Joi had shared during a time when being gay or lesbian was not just taboo but also illegal. It is also a story about how the dreams of Hollywood stardom and the pressures that young and beautiful starlets had to endure sometimes lead to drug and alcohol addiction as well as doing horrible things to your body like having yourself injected with silicone to enhance your looks. Listen in as Alexis Recalls her life and love story with Joi Lansing and how Silicone injections as well as two types of cancer eventually took the life of the beautiful and very talented Joi Lansing. You can follow Alexis Hunter on Facebook with the screen name of Rachel Hunter and you can follow the hosts Kristy Mickelsen and Billy Dees on most social media platforms including X.com You can purchase Alexis Hunters Book Joi Lansing A Body To Die For on Amazon.com Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For  https://a.co/d/ebI5Xbw
    43 min. 49 sec.
  • Read Our Lips

    14 GIU 2024 · In this episode of the W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen talks with her two special guests well known Author Patricia Martin and New York Publicist Laurie Towers.   Patricia has been quite successful in her career especially with her book “The Right Side Of Forty” and Laurie is one of New York’s Top publicist with many successful clients.   Together Patricia and Laurie have teamed up on a brand new project called Read My Lips.  The “Read My Lips” project was created by PATRICIA MARTIN and LAURIE TOWERS to empower women and give them voice in a way never before experienced.  It encourages them to share their stories, heal, and express their most intimate selves in an artist, symbolic way, much the way Georgia O’Keefe’s dramatic flowers took on a deep significance with their distinctly female representation and undeniable feminine energy. 
    29 min. 24 sec.
  • Men Get It Too!

    8 GIU 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast, the host Kristy Mickelsen and guest co-host Gregory Joseph talk with their special guest James Claro Jr. who was diagnosed with Lupus at the age of 18 years old.  Lupus is an autoimmune disease that has been known to affect more women than men so Kristy found it interesting to get a male's perspective of the same condition she currently battles with. The co-host Greg has known James from social media and was familiar with James' story but still had some good questions for our guest and some great insight on the subject. You can find James on http://x.com/ as well as the host Kristy Mickelsen and co-host Gregory Joseph. 
    44 min. 10 sec.
  • Fright or Flight

    2 GIU 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen is joined by two wonderful guests, flight attendant Michelle Nickleberry and Author Kat Satava.  Kristy and Kat Met Michelle on a flight to Texas from New York, after they completed a mini book tour. Kat has a fear of flying and the flight attendant Michelle helped Kat calm her fears. The three women Kristy, Kat and Michelle also found out they have a lot in common including special needs children making them realize that people are usually brought together in strange or frightening times for a reason.  This podcast episode was a fun way for the three women to catch up since that flight but also a great way for Author Kat Satava to be able to thank Michelle and the other women from that scary flight that helped Kat calm her fears during some heavy turbulence.
    34 min. 33 sec.
  • A Day in My Life with Brain Injury and Autoimmune Disease

    28 MAG 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast The host Kristy Mickelsen talks with her guest Sarah Martinek about Brain Injury and Autoimmune Diseases.   Sarah has multiple medical conditions and an injury to her brain that can be overwhelming not only physically but emotionally as well.   Especially when for a long time she knew something was wrong with her health but people either didn’t believe her or medical doctors failed to dig deeper after blood tests came back normal.   It was only through exploratory surgeries that medical professionals found Sarah’s issues.   To learn more you can follow Sarah online on Facebook and instagram and through her blogs.  https://whatishyponatremia.org/
    41 min. 10 sec.
  • Girls on the Spectrum

    17 MAG 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen talks with a very special guest Katie Griswold. Miss Katie is a 17 year old young woman on the Autism Spectrum who is starting to take the world by storm to prove that Autism isn’t a disability it’s a different ability!  Katie talks to us about how she just produced a song with Nashville Music Producer and fellow podcast host Tony Mantor, and she is preparing to compete in the Miss Georgia Teen pageant.  Katie also talks a little bit about her childhood and what it was like to be a girl on the autism spectrum. You can follow Katie on Facebook and instagram and now you can listen to her song Making a Difference on Spotify!
    21 min. 26 sec.
  • Reality TV to Reality Bites...What the Hell?!

    12 MAG 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen talks with her special guest Ex-reality tv star Erica Vandemark Russell. Kristy and Erica discuss the 2012 reality tv show The Glass House and Ericas time on the show and winning second place.  But the main conversation between the two ladies was about Discovering Erica had Autoimmune Encephalitis and how tricky it was to diagnose. Kristy and Erica discover that even though Kristy has Lupus the two women actually have very similar symptoms and struggles, from extreme migraines, forgetfulness, trouble with urination, and the struggles of knowing there is something wrong with you but nobody seems to be listening including sometimes even loved ones or in Erica's case boyfriends.  This episode was very informative for the host and very touching to the guest as in the end message Erica tears up.  You can follow Kristy and Erica on Most social media platforms to learn more about these ladies.
    51 min. 34 sec.
  • Hey Gemma Girl! Let's Talk Fashion!

    4 MAG 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast the host Kristy Mickelsen and co-host Maria Humphreys talk with our special guest, Gemma Magazine owner Elisabeth Collazos about her love for fashion, growing up in New Orleans, and her love for arts! Elisabeth, also known as Lizzy, also tells us about how she started her own magazine that features artists and fashion and how and why she moved to Los Angeles. This podcast was done in conversation style compared to our normal interview style and the three of us ladies had a fun discussion about fashion, arts, and life! You can follow Elisabeth, Maria and myself on most social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter now called X, instagram and more!
    48 min. 30 sec.
  • Kidney Cancer A Patient's Journey

    29 APR 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast, The host Kristy Mickelsen and her co-host Gregory Joseph talk with their guest Christina Nicole Pope.  Christina is a wife, mother, a new actress, and a kidney cancer survivor. Christina tells her experience of how she learned she had Kidney Cancer, what some of her symptoms were and some of what she had felt.  The host Kristy then shares a little about her experiences during her dads kidney cancer battle and some of the things that worry Kristy about her own health. The co-host Greg has a few questions of his own regarding kidney cancer but he felt it was more important that he told her how courageous he thought she was to be able to come on to a podcast and share her experiences with the world.  You can follow Kristy, Greg, and Christina on most social media platforms including Facebook, X and instagram.
    46 min. 34 sec.
  • Autism Isn't a Label, It's a Way of Life

    22 APR 2024 · In this episode of W.W.A.A. Podcast, The host Kristy Mickelsen talks with her special guest Autism and Mental health Advocate Jim Irion about his diagnosis of Autism and some of the struggles and heartache he has endured from being diagnosed later in life.   Jim tells us not only about his personal experiences but also of the research he has conducted since diagnosis. Jim's story is one that touches the heart of the host Miss Kristy, since she has two young adult children with autism so everything that Jim talks about she has experienced with her own children. But when the conversation turned to Jims suicidal thoughts and attempts not only does Kristy fight back tears, so did Jim as the emotional roller coaster stirred within him once again and he explains what it feels like for him to be a 42 year old autistic man with very few friends, no job, and having to watch others he went to school with being married and having kids.   For more information about Jim Irion you can find him on X.com
    57 min. 8 sec.

W.W.A.A. Podcast hosted by Romance book Author Kristy Mickelsen is an interview and commentary podcast specializing in writing, wrestling, and advocacy. W.W.A.A. podcast has a wide variety of guest speakers...

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W.W.A.A. Podcast hosted by Romance book Author Kristy Mickelsen is an interview and commentary podcast specializing in writing, wrestling, and advocacy. W.W.A.A. podcast has a wide variety of guest speakers and topics that people encounter in their everyday life such as Cancer, Autism, Lupus and other health and mental health issues as well as other human interest topics.
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