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Need for Myth

Need for Myth

Humans need myths. We need stories. They perform a powerful and useful role in our societies and cultures. If I wanted to teach you about water safety I could give you hundreds of facts surrounding the need for water safety or I could tell you the story of a creature...

Episode 38 — Analog Vs. Digital Creativity

Episode 38 — Analog Vs. Digital Creativity

How do analog vs. digital tools affect creativity?  1:19 - The “no accent” memo1:22 - Is using GameFound as an alternative to Kickstarter good for the industry? 8:26: - Is the O-Neb team mostly alike or very different?12:30 - Main Topic Begins: What are the...

Mentors

Mentors

On the Outpost podcast the group had a lively discussion on mentors. They talked through what a mentor really is. Do you need one? What’s the purpose of having them?  Dictionary.com defines a mentor as “an experienced or trusted advisor.” Looking at the etymology...

Episode 37 — Charismatic Creations

Episode 37 — Charismatic Creations

What gives a creative endeavor charisma? Is it subjective? Tackling what x-factors the team explores how humans are hardwired to detect excellence.  2:39 - What’s the point of slip-n-slides?  6:05 - Are we moving away from Kickstarter? 8:47 - Main Topic -...

Women of Geekdom

Women of Geekdom

Gene Rodenberry, George Lucas, and Stan Lee are respected names in Geekdom. We know and respect their contributions. Do we know of the women of geekdom? At Orange Nebula, we believe representation matters. We know there are so many unsung heroines. From board game...

Creativity and Sleep

Creativity and Sleep

We talk a lot about fueling creativity. As creative people, we strive to increase our creativity whether that means turning off our phones or even creating replications of great pieces of art. What if creativity is based less on the topics we’ve previously discussed...

Episode 35 — Mentors & Professional Break Takers

Episode 35 — Mentors & Professional Break Takers

Do you need a mentor? Is it even worth it? What does even having one look like?  After listening to this, we’re curious about your take. How has having a mentor helped you? Does having a mentor make you better enough to recommend it to others? 5:35 - Professional...

The Birth of Godzilla

The Birth of Godzilla

My intro to Godzilla might have happened on the streets of Japan. It certainly seems logical that I would have gravitated towards a large dinosaur-like creature as a toddler.  Years later, over the sultry tones of "Kasmir," by Led Zeppelin, Puff Daddy created a...