Can’t Talk Media

Discussing books, television, games, movies, writing, and feminism. A lot of feminism. Inappropriate jokes in abundance. Language & content are absolutely NSFW.

April 17th, 2017    

Episode 190: I Win The Povertylympics

This week we ramble about the financial side of growing up, what we wish we’d known twenty years ago, and tiny tips we use to manage now.

Amelia is conflicted about “Breath of the Wild

Bell enjoyed the subtly creepy “Enigmatis: The Ghosts Of Maple Creek


Horizon: Zero Dawn

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Intuitive Eating: A Revolutionary Program That Works” by Evelyn Tribole and Elyse Resch



April 10th, 2017    

Episode 189: It’s The Party Ark (SPOILERS!)

WARNING: SPOILERS. Seriously, we don't even try to avoid them this time.

This is the second week in a row Amelia and Bell talk about "Mass Effect: Andromeda." This week we've both finished it and we talk about our decisions and the consequences we faced, as well as our feelings about the way the game unfolds and our hopes and fears moving forward. 




April 3rd, 2017    

Episode 188: Not My People

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk about Mass Effect. No major plot spoilers, several smaller spoilers.

We recommend: Mass Effect: Andromeda


March 27th, 2017    

(Rerun) Episode 64: Blow Job Off

We've been having a heck of a couple of weeks here at Can't Talk, so this week's episode is a rerun, picked at random by Bell at 3 AM because she procrastinated too long and had to do it in a hurry. Hopefully it's a good episode. 


Episode 64: Blow Job Off

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Bell and Amelia use their platform to gush about the authors that inspired them growing up. We also talk a lot about blow jobs. It wasn't on purpose, it just happened. 

Amelia is "eh" about: Maze Runner
Also Mentioned:
Interconnected Stephen King Universe (except the Dark Tower which... what?)

March 20th, 2017    

Episode 187: Good Fatty

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Kirstin and Amelia talk about body image and fat acceptance.

Amelia recommends (but thinks there are issues with): "Horizon Zero Dawn"

Kirstin recommends: "World of Warcraft"

Also Mentioned:

"Star Wars: The Old Republic"

"Elder Scrolls Online"

"Zelda Breath of the Wild"

"Fallout 4"



March 13th, 2017    

Open World Dick Measuring Contest

This week we go from indulging Bell’s enjoyment of “Horizon: Zero Dawn” to learning about Amelia’s training in "Dialectical Behavior Therapy,” and how DBT can help people with disregulation disorders.


Also mentioned:

"Mass Effect: Andromeda"

"Stardew Valley"


March 6th, 2017    

Episode 185: I Don’t Want To Lick A Coyote

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Kirstin joins us to talk about ghost hunting and creepy ghost stories (and a couple nice ghost stories).

Kirstin recommends: "Night in the Woods"

Bell recommends: "Uncharted 4"

Amelia recommends: "A Conjuring of Light" by V.E. Schwab

Also Mentioned:


"Everybody's Gone to the Rapture"

"Gone Home"

"Tomb Raider"

"Dante's Inferno"

"Ghost Hunters"

"The Chronicles of St. Mary's"


"Don't Starve"




February 27th, 2017    

Episode 184: A Saucy Goo

This week Amelia and Bell talk about thousand year eggs, which leads into talking about foods that are made with bodily fluids, which somehow leaves us trying to figure out what makes games fun. (Spoiler alert: We fail to figure it out.)

Amelia Recommends: Friends At The Table

Bell read a book so bad she won’t even give you the link


Also mentioned:


Critical Role

Uncharted 4

America’s Test Kitchen

I Try It So You Don’t Have To: Thousand Year Egg

Vagina Yogurt

Yeast infection Bread

Semen Cookbook

Stardew Valley



Harvest Moon

Rune Factory

Diablo 3

Fallout 4

The Witcher 2

Red Dead: Redemption

Mass Effect

Elder Scrolls

Titanfall 2



Devil May Cry

Dante’s Inferno

God of War

Fable 2

Fable: The Journey

Heroes of Albion


February 20th, 2017    

Episode 183: I’m Not Proud

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk teenagers, books, and liking things other people like.

Bell does not recommend: worrying

Amelia recommends: "Wangs Vs. The World"

Also Mentioned:

"A Series of Unfortunate Events"

"His Dark Materials"

"Crown of Stars"

"A Darker Shade of Magic"

"Chronicles of St. Mary's"

"Ink and Bone"

"Confessions of a Vampire's Girlfriend"

"The Original Sinners"

Tessa Dare

JK Rowling's Death Tweet




February 13th, 2017    

Episode 182: Thrive Where You Are


This week Amelia and Bell talk a little bit about rape culture in romance novels. Then we move on to talking about how to manage anxiety in uncertain times and how to take action in ways that are healthiest for you.


Amelia’s loving “Ink and Bone” Rachel Caine

Bell regrets reading “Rosalyn’s Ring” by Alina K. Field

Also Mentioned:

Book Riot’s 2017 “Read Harder” Challenge

Jodi Taylor’s “Chronicles of St. Mary’s

“Shoeless Joe”

Kristen Painter


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