Handheld Radio is a podcast that believes in the power of listening, in the importance of personal stories, and in the indispensability of portable recording gear.
Episode 1: This recovery belongs to me
In this full hour episode, 24 year old Matthew Samways faces some hard truths about himself. He spent years addicted to heroin and other drugs, and that addiction shaped his entire life, including his education, his artistic and business endeavors, and his relationships with family and friends.Now in recovery, he shares the story of where he's been, where he is now, and how it all happened.
Harrowing and life-affirming, told with honesty and intelligence, Matthew's story is a must-hear.
This is my recovery
What is addiction? How does it start? How does it affect the addict? The addict's family? Society at large?
Matthew Samways touches on these and other questions as he tells the harrowing story of his own addiction and recovery.
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So far, so good! Serious podcasts with lots of soundscaping aren't usually my jam, but this was quite excellent. I look forward to hearing more from Handheld Radio.