Trek Geeks #191: What I’ve Learned From Saru


The following episode contains adult themes, adult language, and a frank discussion on child abuse and its aftermath. PARENTAL DISCRETION IS STRONGLY ADVISED.

Earlier in 2019, Bill wrote a column for the Official Star Trek Website titled, “What I’ve Learned From Saru.” In it, he discussed what the Kelpien from Star Trek: Discovery has taught him in his journey living with anxiety.

As he continued to examine the character, he found that he identified with Saru in more ways than he thought.

This episode contains very personal and disturbing revelations about Bill’s childhood and, as a result, we are cautioning parents that this installment may not be suitable for younger listeners.


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