On the Outside Looking In (Podcast Transcript)

Hello Everyone, I’m Carl Vreeland and this is the podcast “Close to the Bone.”   This is episode #40, it’s called, “On the Outside Looking In.”   As a young boy in elementary school, I watched my school mates studying at their desks, raising their hands in class, receiving good grades, smiling, joking, and laughing. […]

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Satire, Sarcasm, and All That Jazz (Podcast Transcript)

Hello Everyone, Welcome to the podcast “Close to the Bone.” My name is Carl Vreeland.   This is episode #31, entitled, Satire, Sarcasm, and All That Jazz.   Merriam Webster defines satire as:   A literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn. trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose […]

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Depression (Podcast Transcript)

Hello Everyone, Welcome to the podcast “Close to the Bone.” I’m Carl Vreeland, your host.   This is episode #28, entitled, Depression   I listened to a radio program on depression about week or two ago, and the guest was talking about himself and a few others he interviewed who overcame depression. They spoke about […]

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