(1/12) Confrontation | Season 1:Origins Recap
The story starts,Maskat meets a Bull, and Omar interviews Paul
Welcome to Week 1/12 of Season 1 ! It all starts with a guy bumping into a bull and deciding to take an unconventional approach.
Who or what are you confronting in your life today?
Below you will find the following:
READ 📖 CHAPTER 1
LISTEN 🎤 S1EP01. Talking To Bulls
REFLECT 🧐 Writer’s Commentary
📖 CHAPTER 1
The Prologue finds our protagonist in the future, and he seems to have some magical powers of human ( & animal) connection which allows him to deal with a potentially fatal confrontation in a new way. It is very loud in his mind, but somehow he pulls a trick to reign in ‘his kingdom’ and gain control.
#Protip: Continue reading the book or by clicking next at the end of each chapter.
🎤 S1EP01. Talking To Bulls (and more) - 28 mins with Paul Kist
Omar and Paul get started on their podcast journey, with Paul’s recital of his story in actually confronting a bull in real life. The duo then venture out to try to understand emotional communication, the value of being in nature, and end up deciding to keep doing this podcast, for at least 10 more episodes.
The production and music started coming in at Episode 4 so please don’t judge us on audio quality just yet…
#Protip: Listen to all podcasts here or on Spotify!
🧐 Writer’s Commentary | Confrontation
In this blog post, Omar takes his first stab at confronting his audience. *Gulp* Vulnerability hangovers, here we go…
The bigger theme here is this: The bull is inside of us all, and by fighting it we get locked in a bloody conflict, whereas by accepting it and relating to it, we can find a way out. It is not easy, and that is going to be Maskat’s journey throughout the story.