• Meaning What Movie Club!

    Listeners, it’s time for something even more fun than the usual episode! We are dedicating the last episode of every month to watching a movie and being wannabe critics about it. This month’s choice was mine: Wong Kar-Wai’ssecond-ever movie, Chungking Express. Why

  • Sometimes it’s good to be wrong.

    In this week’s episode, I speak with Meaning What’s producers and co-hosts Sean Ang and Christopher Scott McNeill about the contemporary history of presidential inaugurations—specifically, what their choices of performers saw about the commander in chief taking the oath that

  • Why bother being vulnerable?

    This episode most likely would never have happened if not for the environment created by the pandemic. At the onset of lockdowns, I began reconnecting with friends—searching for connectedness and togetherness in digital spaces. I was delighted to reconnect with

  • Welcome back.

    Starting tomorrow, we return with an all-new season of Meaning What. We’ve brought our good friend Christopher Scott McNeill onboard as a producer and editor, we’re mixing up the format a little bit, and we have plans for some very special episodes

  • Thank You’s and Suggestions

    Now it’s my turn to say thank you to you all. Embarking on this project with Mason has been so much fun, and a great way to channel our creative energies while cooped up at home. If you have not heard

  • This year sucked, let’s talk about a movie.

    Hey everyone. First off, I want to thank you for supporting this project this year. In just about two and a half months, we’ve found a consistent listenership much more quickly than I ever expected. You are a part of that, and

  • Buy bad equipment!

    In this week’s episode, I talk to fellow photographer and Sacramento State alum J.P. Ryan about our individual and shared experiences and how they’ve shaped our respective approaches to the medium. It’s a very fun conversation between two, old friends

  • Welcome back to Meaning What.

    I hope you had a good thanksgiving, and that you are staying home and healthy. I met this week’s guest, Christopher Scott McNeill, while we were both working at a well-respected independent coffee shop in Sacramento. For those who don’t know, California’s quiet