Elderhood & Initiation

New Books Network – Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Johnson, “Reckoning”

Orphan Wisdom · 2022 December - New Books Network - Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Johnson, "Reckoning" Original Episode Link Today I interview Kimberly Johnson and Stephen Jenkinson about their new book, Reckoning (Iron God of Mercy, 2022). Reckoning is an encounter, not only of two people trying to make sense of how to be human—and humane—in...

The UNcivilized Podcast – There’s no refund for real life. – Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson

Orphan Wisdom · May 2023, There’s no refund for real life. - Stephen Jenkinson and Kimberly Ann Johnson Original Show Link Embrace the wisdom of your years and let it shine brightly! Elderhood ain't the time to fade away - it's your time to illuminate the world with your experience and love. As we journey through life,...

Fatherhood Unlocked with Dan Doty: Stephen Jenkinson – Immortal Dread and Getting out of the Way

Orphan Wisdom · 2023 March - Dan Doty - Stephen Jenkinson - Immortal Dread and Getting out of the Way Original Show Link In this unmissable episode, emotions are raw and real as Stephen Jenkinson imparts fatherly wisdom on this young “elder in training”. We face head on the confusion and dysfunction of our time and...

10,000 Heroes Podcast: What do we owe our ancestors? A conversation with Stephen Jenkinson

Orphan Wisdom · 10,000 Heroes Podcast: What do we owe our ancestors, with Stephen Jenkinson Original Show Link Hey everybody. This was a powerful interview to record. Stephen Jenkinson has quite a presence and it took me from my default jovial nature to a real sense of centering and depth and real-ity. He invites (demands?)...

Interview: Kimberly Ann Johnson: Grief, Heartbreak and Elderhood with Stephen Jenkinson

Celebrating the release of their new book Reckoning, Kimberly Ann Johnson and Stephen Jenkinson grapple with the key themes of their convergence: grief, heartbreak, culture work, elderhood, and the prevalent myth of individualism in this Me First era we find ourselves in. Three times as many people listened to their 2021 conversations (Episodes 135 and...

Interviews: Kimberly Ann Johnson interviews Stephen Jenkinson on Spirit Work, Conspiracies, Elderhood and Grief

In this two part interview, Kimberly and Stephen look at what happens when we normalize these uniquely troubled times, as well as how we got here. Together they wonder about grief, parenting, elderhood, me-first culture and conspiracies in times of crisis. Stephen places emphasis on how relationship to history informs our present circumstance and...