- Howdy! I am Kyle M. Bondo - I am not easily squished!

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Howdy! I am Kyle M. Bondo and I am dedicated to simplifying the complicated world of podcasting and production pipelines by evangelizing design principles in software, cloud, and podcasting technologies.

I am a Cloud Success Manager by day and the Chief Creative at Gagglepod — a Podcasting Design Company — by night. I have been working with cloud technology for 10+ years and podcasting for 5+ years, and have produced several podcasts and applications. As the co-host of Podwrecked and host of Not Easily Squished, I hope to make a small dent in the podcast universe by evangelizing design principles and helping independent podcasters survive their podcasts.

Listen to my Latest Podcasts

Not Easily Squished — Podcast Design Thinking

Not Easily Squished by Gagglepod Not Easily Squished explores the world of podcast design, concept creation, and everything before the microphone. Every podcast starts with an idea: an idea that IS easily squished. However, long before their creators ever sit down at the microphone, a podcast idea needs to hardened, tested, and found worthy. This goes beyond just content creation and delivery. It requires real thought and structure to design a podcast that will survive long enough to find an audience. Follow your host Kyle M. Bondo has he takes fragile podcast ideas and transforms them into fierce audio concepts that are Not Easily Squished!

PAUSE for Dramatic Effect — An Audio Drama

PAUSE for Dramatic Effect PAUSE for Dramatic Effect is a narrative audio drama about modern-day man’s challenge to survive dark forces and ancient magic. Follow the adventures of Dougless Dire, a US Marine Corps veteran who is still trying to come back from his combat tour in Iraq, as he finds a ring that forces him to confront his own battle with reality. Learn more, listen, and subscribe at

Podwrecked — Survive Your Podcast

Podwrecked Podcast Podwrecked is about helping you and your podcast survive the ebb and flow of the podcast industry. Join your hosts Timothy Kimo Brien and Kyle M. Bondo as they navigate the uncharted dangers of podcast news and guide you through the wasteland of podcast failure to safer harbors. What you learn could save your podcast! Learn more, listen, and subscribe at

Recent Creative Thoughts

Articles, Strategies, and Poetry! Oh, My!

I love leading the collaborative efforts that take on wicked problems and solve complex puzzles. My missing link thinking allows me to live in the future and then build what’s missing. Here are some of my recent musings.

Latest Post


NaPoWriMo Day 30: Forgotten Numbers

A poem about how the sacrifices of the American Civil War have started to fade from memory and why we need to preserve this legacy with...


NaPoWriMo Day 29: The Brotherhood of Mutts

A poem about my too trail dogs -- Tank and Murphy -- and how they have become trained trail bosses, pack members, and unexpected bothers....


NaPoWriMo Day 28: Navy Words

A poem about where I slept when I was deployed overseas in the US Navy and how that bed was the only personal space on the entire ship....

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