Out of Trouble is a pattern interrupting podcast best enjoyed at night. “Pattern Interruption” can be anything you say or do that creates a disruption needed to refresh and refocus the mind. What you’ll hear is a collection of interviews, conversations, sounds, and occurrences— all bound together by a theme— spliced and edited to create a soundscape and a story. An ethereal projection from the mind of Nikolas Harter (that's me), this podcast is meant to distract from the existential angst that descends upon us at night (or any time). It showcases a journey of self-discovery through recording special moments in my life and weaving them into a narrative. This is my story.
This is the second part in a three-part series about media polarization and disinformation entitled “Real Eyes Realize Real Lies.” You don’t have to listen to the episode before this (Real Eyes) for this one to make sense, but it helps. In this episode, I chat with my friend Gabo, a Qanon initiate, about conspiracy...
17. Real Eyes
This episode is the first in a three part series entitled, “Real Eyes Realize Real Lies.” Yes, that is meant to be cheeky. In this first episode, we introduce the question which started this mini-series: “Why can’t we handle coronavirus? What is it about the media that is causing people to be so polarized about...
16. Domestic Life
In this episode we follow the life of an apartment dog and his human servants. Gordo, king of Frenchies, blesses us with his snorts. Please enjoy this peak into a domestic life under quarantine in the city by the bay. Gordo’s Instagram Instagram Twitter Website Leave the podcast a voicemail: (415) 841-3104
15. Bday Voicemails
For my birthday this year I asked folks to leave me a voicemail on a designated line. They called in and received three prompts: 1. One thing you’ve always known to be true about me.2. The most annoying thing about me.3. First impression of me or the first time we met. A bunch of folks...
You’ll recall perhaps an episode from last season, N.R.E., in which I was really excited about this new relationship I’d just started. Well, that relationship ended, unfortunately. This episode is about what happened afterward, Heartbreak. I talk with my father and friends and try to process what happened. As part of processing, I play actual...
The season 1 finale. In this episode, I find a bike abandoned on the street, brush it up and give it to a piano-playing stranger, Josh. I meet Josh outside the Russian orthodox church by my house where he’s playing box piano for people walking by. He looks kind of homeless, with various pieces of...