Welcome to Uncorking a Story

Uncorking a Story is your destination for two captivating podcasts. The Uncorking a Story Podcast showcases engaging conversations with bestselling authors, while Cancer is a Stupid Jerk presents powerful discussions with survivors, fighters, caregivers, and healthcare heroes. Join us as we uncork the stories that inspire, uplift, and entertain.

The Uncorking a Story Podcast

Listen in as host Mike Carlon pops the cork on conversations with your favorite authors. Uncorking a Story takes you on a journey into the brilliant minds behind your favorite books. Discover the secrets, inspirations, and hidden narratives that bring these stories to life. Join us every week for new episodes filled with laughter, insights, and captivating conversations. Subscribe now and never miss a sip of inspiration!

Cancer is a Stupid Jerk

Experience real stories of fighters, survivors, caregivers, and healthcare heroes standing face-to-face with cancer and saying, ‘Not today.’ In Cancer is a Stupid Jerk, we embrace the laughter amidst the tears, finding elements of joy and lessons along the way. We prove time and again that love, laughter, and community are essential tools on the treatment journey. Whether you’re in the thick of the fight, cheering someone on, or seeking inspiration from incredible tales of courage, resilience, recovery, and the undeniable power of the human spirit, you’re in the right place. Together, we’re showing cancer that it picked the wrong fight.

Meet Mike Carlon

Mike Carlon has had a 25 year career in the market research industry moderating focus groups and in-depth-interviews for companies such as Unilever, Pepsi, American Express, and JP Morgan Chase.

He started the Uncorking a Story podcast in 2013 to provide authors and other content creators with an outlet for promoting their work.

His quick sense of humor, innate curiosity, and empathy for others make each insightful conversation fun to listen to. A writer himself, his eight novels can be purchased wherever books are sold online.

In addition to moderating services, Mike also runs custom storytelling workshops for his clients.

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