Taboo Truths and Tales
By Madeira Desouza
Marked as "EXPLICIT" -- This podcast series is called "Taboo Truths and Tales." That's because this podcast series deals with subject matter considered to be taboo; examines a person's perception of truths; explores storytelling tales of fiction intended to be heard and thought about. You need to choose for yourself which you perceive as "truths" versus fictional "tales" because sometimes the distinction between the two is not crystal clear.
Taboo Talk of Sex, Drugs & Jesus
One young man's unrelenting rough life forced him to concede that he's been locked in crushing battles against himself. Listen to Devannon Hubert talk openly and bluntly about his intense real-world struggles with drug dealing, drug addiction, homelessness, serving in the Armed Forces, contracting HIV and HEP B, and rejection from his church for his sexuality. You will not soon forget what he has to say. This is the eighth and final episode of season two of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series. S2 E8 (56 minutes.)
April 20, 2022
The Power of a Taboo Man
Las Vegas artist and storyteller Madeira Desouza takes you on a personal, behind-the-scenes tour of Studio 9999 Las Vegas—a wild place you never heard of before. Here you will discover a once-secret location in Sin City where unique and stunning male characters are created and inserted into fictional stories. Season 2 Episode 6 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series is only 7 minutes, but a splendid time awaits you all the same. S2 E7 (7 minutes.)
April 08, 2022
Taboos of Asking Your Doctor about Cannabis
So often we hear "ask your doctor" about cannabis. Las Vegas medical doctor Carmen Jones of Wildflower Medical Consultants shares direct, down-to-earth information and her candid opinions regarding how you can use legal cannabis products to achieve medical outcomes. She is a game-changing medical doctor in Las Vegas who actually answers questions you choose to ask about cannabis. Recorded a short while ago, this is an encore presentation as Season 2 Episode 6 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series. S2 E6 (52 minutes.)
April 06, 2022
Documentaries Disclose Taboo Truths
Jeremy Norrie of The Sky Island is known for documentaries exploring subjects such as taboo phenomena like UFOs and Bigfoot along with human beliefs and thoughts which determine day-to-day reality. These documentaries are open minded and take serious perspectives on a wide variety of controversial subjects, all of which have a common theme of overcoming adversity, gaining empowerment, and achieving recovery. In Season 2 Episode 5 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series, Jeremy reveals how his documentaries are conceived, produced and shared across multiple online platforms. S2 E4 (62 minutes.)
April 05, 2022
The Taboos of Mind-Expanding Drugs
Here is an eye-opening conversation exploring the taboos of mind-expanding drugs with Jimi Fritz, a writer, musician, filmmaker and entrepreneur. In Season 2 Episode 4 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series Jimi reveals controversial personal details surrounding his half-century of adventures in buying, selling and consuming psychedelic drugs. He pinpoints the differences between what he calls "dumb drugs" versus "smart drugs," and offers rare insights into how writers, musicians, filmmakers and entrepreneurs boost their creative processes with the help of mind-expanding drugs. S2 E4 (43 minutes).
March 31, 2022
Taboo Truths about a Fatal Brain Disease
Renee Schyjer is married to Frederick ("Freddy") Moore, a rock and roll musician born in 1950 who today is suffering from Alzheimer's Disease. In Season 2 Episode 3 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series Renee speaks about day-to-day realities of this incurable disease and the life-changing impact it brings. She aims to break the taboo of talking openly about this fatal brain disease that so often is downplayed or denied. S2 E3 (48 minutes).
March 28, 2022
Revealing Your Taboo Self
Annette Houlihan Verdolino is a versatile actress who's been nicknamed the "secret sauce" of the Vegas theater scene. You've seen her performances in Las Vegas burlesque stage shows, in Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, and in Oberacker and Taylor's nightmare musical, The Sandman. In Season 2 Episode 2 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series Annette talks openly about revealing your taboo self to yourself and to the world.
February 19, 2022
Taboo Kinky and Sexy Muscular Men Digital Images
Season 2 Episode 1 of the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series introduces you to an emerging artist who is a gay Black man living in Alabama. His creative works feature memorably taboo kinky and sexy images of muscular men of multiple races. Discover how he got started doing 3D digital art and the challenges he overcomes.
January 28, 2022
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #8
This is the eighth and final podcast episode from Season One of the Taboo Truths and Tales podcast. The title is "Owner's Manual for Your Mind." Hear how to be the boss of you and discover ways you can think for yourself. Includes an uncensored perspective on the devotees of Donald Trump along with their angry and violent actions in Washington, DC seen around the world on January 6, 2021.
January 01, 2022
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #7
This podcast episode is called "Crimes of My Grandfather" and it examines one man's dark legacy--addiction to booze, a violent temper, and murderous rage. A true crime story from a slow town. Tracing the emotional impact of death rippling down through the generations to the present day.
December 05, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #6
The very special guest in podcast episode #6 is the 3D artist known as Sparkie Shock. His best-known visual works show male victims bound to a metal frame for up-close observation of their unwilling responses to the shocking effects of electricity upon human anatomy. This podcast series is marked EXPLICIT.
November 26, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #5
His name is Rictor Riolo. He is a gay man you may have seen on YouTube shows for many years. Here in podcast #5 he openly talks about why he arrived at strong opinions concerning taboo truths that many people believe despite a lack of tangible evidence or logical proofs. He explains how people cling to belief-based truths about politics, religion, and Bigfoot because they are broken and deeply hurt people seeking meaning in their unhappy lives. This podcast series is marked EXPLICIT.
November 19, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #4
He once was on the air in Texas as a television news anchor. Today he stars in explicit gay adult male videos. Jim Walker lives what some might call a taboo lifestyle and has no regrets. This podcast series is marked EXPLICIT.
November 15, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #3
Las Vegas gay male artist and storyteller Madeira Desouza submits to questioning which reveals his previously secret methods for all the stunning images and fiction he creates that depict dark taboos and men in peril. This podcast series is marked EXPLICIT.
November 13, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #2
If you enjoy watching horror genre films, you will want to listen to featured guest Alan Rowe Kelly on the "Taboo Truths and Tales" podcast series. He started out in show business as a make up artist/hair stylist in Manhattan's fashion/commercial industry. Today he has a solid reputation in directing, producing and writing screenplays for independent horror films and most notably for his unforgettable acting roles in which he frequently portrays female characters. This podcast series is marked EXPLICIT.
November 11, 2021
Taboo Truths and Tales Podcast #1
If you read fiction for entertainment and you are curious about how a gay male storyteller thinks, develops material, and releases his works, you will want to hear podcast #1. Listen to Las Vegas artist and storyteller Madeira Desouza talk openly and bluntly about his writing science fiction time travel adventures and his creating explicit digital illustrations to support the storytelling. Madeira Desouza hosts the opening episode (#1) from in his podcast series named "Taboo Truths and Tales" which is marked EXPLICIT.
November 09, 2021