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Unvarnished

“Unvarnished” is a podcast that brings together all the best things about storytelling. It features a variety of stories including commentary from the people behind them, and the lessons that can be learned from them. Taylor Williams, the Creative Director of Guts & Glory GNV, serves as host.

Unvarnished: Seeing Warmth On A Cold Holiday

Episode 12 of Unvarnished features Daniel Webster, a retired minister turned storyteller. He shares his story about a Christmas Eve service gone wrong and encourages listeners not to get so caught up in holiday drama that they miss life's most special occasions.

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Unrequited: Dani Holmes

Dani Holmes told her story of heartbreak and unrequited love at The Wooly in Downtown Gainesville as part of a live show in October. She talks with host Taylor Williams about hope, happy endings and finding comfort in loneliness.

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Unvarnished: Trouble In Thailand

Episode eight of Unvarnished features Randy Singer, a grad student studying ichthyology. Randy tells a story of a trip to South Thailand to collect fish that went awry when his crew unknowingly stumbled into the magistrate's driveway.

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Unvarnished: High Speed Honda

Episode six of Unvarnished features Garrett Hall, a father and husband who decided it was time to sell his beloved 2001 Honda Accord. What should have been a smooth transaction ended up as a nightmarish test drive that left Garrett fearing for his life.

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