Big Mood, Little Mood

The Heedless Ghoster

Talking grandma guilt and serial ghosting, with guest Margaret Josephs.

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Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes Margaret Josephs, author of the memoir, Caviar Dreams, Tuna Fish Budget: How To Survive In Business and Life. Josephs also hosts a podcast with the same.

Lavery and Josephs tackle three letters: First, from a letter writer who discovered some alarming issues after becoming her grandmother’s bookkeeper. Another writer doesn’t know whether to share or destroy her box of letters written during a tough time. The final letter is from someone questioning the “rules” of ghosting. Plus, a deep dive into Josephs’ new book.

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Every week, Danny M. Lavery brings on a guest to answer questions from listeners before diving into conversation about relationships, dissatisfaction, drives, regrets, estrangement, embarrassment, self-assessments, and feelings from the monumental to the minute.

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