In this month's podcast, Julie and I mostly listen to the experiences of two women who were raised by parents born in countries outside the United States. They share personal experiences of what it's like to have parent who sometimes struggled with language and culture, and how their communities responded throughout their lives.
Monica Thomas works for MPS and her mother was born and raised in Japan; Ami Bedi is a therapist whose parents are Indian. Both have funny, sad and heartwarming experiences from this enriching aspect of their family dynamic.
"Dandelions: A Podcast for Women," hosted by Molly Snyder and Julie Davidson, drops every month and is available on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher and TuneIn/Alexa. We'd love it if you subscribed, and maybe even write a review on iTunes.
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Molly Snyder started writing and publishing her work at the age 10, when her community newspaper printed her poem, "The Unicorn.” Since then, she's expanded beyond the subject of mythical creatures and written in many different mediums but, nearest and dearest to her heart, thousands of articles for OnMilwaukee.
Molly is a regular contributor to FOX6 News and numerous radio stations as well as the co-host of "Dandelions: A Podcast For Women.” She's received five Milwaukee Press Club Awards, served as the Pfister Narrator and is the Wisconsin State Fair’s Celebrity Cream Puff Eating Champion of 2019.