Today I have the pleasure of talking with Maddie Shirey, who goes by the name @mps on App.net. She calls Georgia her home and operates her own business there. During those brief times when she’s not on App.net, she can be found renovating a newly-purchased house, enjoying Dr. Who, spending time with family, and drinking orange soda.

Join me in learning more about Maddie on today's episode.


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