Write / Sound

R.A. Desilets & Colin C.

Conversations on creativity with partners, author R.A. Desilets and musician Colin C. They discuss how their lives entwine through revisiting daily discussions in podcast format.

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Colin and Rachel return after a break to discuss how perception in creative work drives interesting connections and understanding with the audience. With a guest appearance by their cat, Banana. 

Aug 30

19 min 10 sec

New year, new season of the Write / Sound! In this episode, Colin and Rachel discuss their own dealings with mental health and how it coincides with creative work. Both get real with their fears and anxiety, audience reactions, and learning to be okay with being your own 'work in progress'. 

Jan 11

29 min 10 sec

In this episode, Colin and Rachel discuss how early influences shape creative direction, what influential choices we make in art, and how outside influences are just as important as artistic ones. Why does Rachel go by R. A. Desilets and how did Colin choose the 'Slighter' moniker? The duo are accompanied by Gerty cat, who decided podcasting time is also bath time.

Oct 2020

21 min 25 sec

In this episode, we discuss the art of transforming the uncomfortable into creative work and discuss the need for comfort to explore uncomfortable topics and spaces. Will Rachel ever organize her workspace? Has Colin accidentally started a concept album? Join us as two of our cats get their debut mention.

Sep 2020

23 min 20 sec

In our debut episode, we begin with an introductory chat on how titles and concepts play into the creative flow for both this podcast and our own projects. Can concepts be that different between music and writing? Who has the messier work space and will Colin ever write a concept album? Listen and find out!

Sep 2020

23 min 27 sec