My new podcast Atomic Jolt
I started a podcast, Atomic Jolt! What? Atomic: a small component (or unit) in a larger system⠀ ⠀ Jolt: an unexpected force that prompts an action, feeling, or change Why? We often underestimate how small experiences affect us. The conduits of these experiences come in many forms: movies, books, games, hobbies, and more. These small moments of inspiration, enlightenment, or happiness tend to have a ripple effect that follows us throughout our lives.
I started a podcast, Atomic Jolt!
Atomic: a small component (or unit) in a larger system⠀ ⠀
Jolt: an unexpected force that prompts an action, feeling, or change
We often underestimate how small experiences affect us.
The conduits of these experiences come in many forms: movies, books, games, hobbies, and more.
These small moments of inspiration, enlightenment, or happiness tend to have a ripple effect that follows us throughout our lives.
These experiences are often sparked from a single moment, a small powerful change.⠀ ⠀ Atomic Jolt discusses these moments from their origin. The stories are unique; however, moments of small powerful change is something we all share.
You can find the Atomic Jolt podcast anywhere you listen to podcasts. Click here to listen now!
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