Deep Dive

A podcast of the ”warm philosophy” genre, the Deep Dive podcast features open and articulate guests talking about an idea that proved to be conducive to their wellbeing, tracing its origins and sharing insights and their applications.

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Episodes

7 hours ago

This episode could have many alternate titles: Communication, Ecosystems, Medicine, Healing... But in the end, it is about harmonizing the bodymind - an ecosystem - to bring about wellbeing. This conversation has the structure of great movie, with some build-up before a thrilling climax. Nita is an amazing resource for anything medicine, especially in the understudied field of really tiny things that have a huge effect on our health. Don't miss this one, please!   Follow Nita on Twitter: @HealthUnveiled | Projects: lu.ma/evolving Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2 Support Deep Dive on Patreon  

Thursday Sep 22, 2022

Have we - collectively - recognized the benefits associated with belonging to multiple communities in the digital age? Hamish thinks not, and is working to change the culture of community-building and belonging after not finding his needs fulfilled in a traditional hobby community. We discussed his Watch Collectors' Club, traditional niche communities, history of Judaism, English football, and modern community design.   Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2 Support Deep Dive on Patreon

Thursday Sep 15, 2022

Martine stepped away from a lucrative - yet meaningless - career in order to teach. Between serving a corporation and serving the next generation of her society, she had to prioritize her own needs. This is her story and our metaphors and reasoning behind why a healthy you is a prerequisite to doing good unto others.   Follow Martine on Twitter: @MartineGuernsey | Website: MartineEllis.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2 Support Deep Dive on Patreon  

Thursday Sep 08, 2022

Matt is a professional cello player and teacher who is aphantasic. He is deeply passionate about harmony in music and between people, which led him to develop a detailed framework of how to transmit information, especially the elusive non-verbal type. We discussed music, Matt's framework, his motivations for seeking societal harmony, problem-solving, effective cues in teaching, and much more. Buckle in for a wild ride!   Follow Matt on Twitter: @MJPiercello | Substack: Piercello’s Progress Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2 Support Deep Dive on Patreon      

Thursday Sep 01, 2022

Dialogue, art, multilingualism, conlangs, and the human mind; perspectives, Truth, connection, concepts as entities, and fiction; physical trips, psychedelic trips, God, isolation, human connection, and the weather. These all feature is this unique conversation with Norm that culminated with a discussion on how searching - and finding - the truth could alienate one from others, and prove to be detrimental to mental health. Wow.   Follow Norm on Twitter: @NormanChella | Website: ThatsTheNorm Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2 Support Deep Dive on Patreon  

Thursday Aug 25, 2022

In this high-energy chat among friends we tried to look at Creativity from as many perspectives as possible. We talked about the creative process, evolution, 'maskless creativity', art and artists, play and games, jazz, productivity vs. conductivity, politics, physics, and much more!   Follow Jibran on Twitter: @AskJibran | Website: jibranelbazi.com Follow Nikolaus on Twitter: @SissiPhys | Website: Sabathiel.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2    

Thursday Aug 18, 2022

Bryan is one avid reader. At some point, he noticed that studying philosophy formally, can be inferior to reading an excellent work of fiction. This discussion is about how great novels can teach us important things of about what Living Well means and some of the skills needed in that pursuit. We mention Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and other literary paragons, crediting them with being philosophers. Fun!   Follow Bryan on Twitter: @bryankam | Website: bit.ly/bryan_kam Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2  

Thursday Aug 11, 2022

Ivor is my friend and mentor who introduced me to Plato's work and, more importantly, what it teaches us - dialectic. We discussed the art itself, how it has affected our lives, and how it would affect yours. Enjoy, and do well!   Follow Ivor's podcast on Spotify or Youtube | Search his name online for his books Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2    

Thursday Aug 04, 2022

Fairytales and dreams can help us heal and prosper exactly because they are not as rational as accounts or explanations. And, as you will see, I myself got carried away and am now delivering a slightly different episode. Laura is an award-winning filmmaker I had a million different questions for about the creative process, power of stories, listening to feedback, and much, much more. We also touched on politics, the myth of the phoenix, and ancient Greek poetry.   Follow Laura on Twitter: @Psyche_Cinema | Youtube | lauralewisbarrfilms.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2  

Thursday Jul 28, 2022

In this episode, Pamela opened up about her struggle with OCD early in life and described the trajectory toward healing that she followed. We discussed why it's important not run away immediately when undesired emotions but to accept them as part of human experience. We also discussed mental health and what the biggest obstacle is that stands between it and people. Other topics that came up include CBT, the concept of Purity, what it feels like to be mentally healthy (hint: it's not happiness), and much, much more.   Follow Pamela on Twitter: @amelapay | Website: pamelajhobart.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Monday Jul 25, 2022

Deep Hanging Out is about taking the time to discuss a topic important to both sides at length and in depth. This series came to be as Catherine and I both raised questions to one another about Community.This last part is a reflection on two different experiences we had in the spring of 2022 meeting and collaborating with internet friends "in real life", as they say. We hope you enjoy and find what to take away with you!   Follow Catherine on Twitter: @chwoodiwiss Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jul 21, 2022

What stops us from embarking on the journeys we want to experience but are afraid of? And how should go about starting them despite our concerns? Sushil and I discussed the kind of attitude that's necessary for making our first steps in any field. We touched on many topics, including comedy, Transactional Analysis, energetic vampires, self-pity, reward systems, and much more.   Follow Sushil on Twitter: @sushilganesh17 | Podcast: Heal with Sushil | Art: The Art Conduit | Newsletter: healwithsushil.substack.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Monday Jul 18, 2022

Deep Hanging Out is about taking the time to discuss a topic important to both sides at length and in depth. This series came to be as Catherine and I both raised questions to one another about Community.In this part we talk about our personal histories and experiences with and of community. We hope you enjoy and find what to take away with you!   Follow Catherine on Twitter: @chwoodiwiss Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jul 14, 2022

In this very open conversation I discussed with Rachel the idea of being more in tune with yourself so that you - and others - don't have to suffer unnecessarily. Some of the topics that came up are: Sexuality, sexual assault, following your calling, education, feeling safe, and more.   Follow Rachel on Twitter: @rachelclif | Article on sexual assault (that we mentioned) Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Monday Jul 11, 2022

Deep Hanging Out is about taking the time to discuss a topic important to both sides at length and in depth. This series came to be as Catherine and I both raised questions to one another about Community.In this 2nd part, the theme is The Dark Side of Community (*shivers*). We hope you enjoy and find what to take away with you!   Follow Catherine on Twitter: @chwoodiwiss Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jul 07, 2022

In this conversation we discussed the concept of Ambition, which Étienne covered in this wonderful essay We discussed each of our conceptions of it, then ways to keep it at a healthy level on both the individual and societal levels. Key concepts in this conversation include rejection, doing well, achievement, fitting in socially, and more.   Follow Étienne on Twitter: @etiennefd | Substack: etiennefd.substack.com/ Follow Patricia on Twitter: @PHurducas | Projects: flaneuseproject.com/ Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Tuesday Jul 05, 2022

Deep Hanging Out is about taking the time to discuss a topic important to both sides at length and in depth. This series came to be as Catherine and I both raised questions to one another about Community.Society vs. Individual is the theme of this first conversation (out of 4). We hope you enjoy and find what to take away with you!   Follow Catherine on Twitter: @chwoodiwiss Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jun 30, 2022

In this deeply personal conversation Mattias and I shared experiences related to emotional hardship, detachment, and struggles. Of course, we went on to share the successes we've had with dealing with these on our way to living well (work in progress).   Follow Mattias on Twitter: @MattiasInSpace | Substack: mattiasinspace.substack.com Follow Danielle on Twitter: @StageJoy | Website: theinspiredspeaker.com Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jun 23, 2022

This conversation with Dashiell was immensely encouraging as an independent podcaster. We discussed the virtue of patience and one specific application of it in the field of bootstrapped operations. We also discussed fame, success, popularity, and more. Enjoy!   Follow Dashiell and WishTender on Twitter: @dashbarkhuss | @WishTender Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

Thursday Jun 16, 2022

One powerful predictor of success in relationships is both sides' ability to take responsibility and embrace agency. Katrina shared her experience of emphasizing this to herself, and we discussed various aspects of taking responsibility, including education, individual wellbeing, knowing when to walk away from a relationship, and taking too much responsibility.   Follow Katrina on Twitter: @Katrinadlc Follow me on Twitter: @Deep_Dive_Pod | @EyalShay2

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