4 episodes

Two best friends sift through the Internet's most compelling stories to offer listeners a unique blend of laughter, self-discovery, and therapeutic insights. The pair's engaging tales of humor and healing make every episode feel like an insightful conversation with friends.

Secondhand Confessions Secondhand Confessions

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.0 • 8 Ratings

Two best friends sift through the Internet's most compelling stories to offer listeners a unique blend of laughter, self-discovery, and therapeutic insights. The pair's engaging tales of humor and healing make every episode feel like an insightful conversation with friends.

    Episode 5: Betrayal, Betrayal, Betrayal

    Episode 5: Betrayal, Betrayal, Betrayal

    Ever found yourself chuckling at the oddities of shared living? That's how we start off this episode, yet what unfolds is far from your typical roommate banter. Our guest, "Lovely," brings a bellyful of laughter and raw honesty as we dissect the cultural taboos about going braless at home and the peculiar predicaments it can lead to, especially with a roommate's partner around. We also share our own cringe-worthy anecdotes, from food poisoning fiascos to the unexpected places we draw the line on personal freedom within our living spaces.

    Things take a darker turn when we peel back the layers of trust in intimate relationships. We've all heard the phrase "love hurts," but never quite like this. Imagine the sting of discovering your partner's insidious betrayal—like poisoning what you cherish most, be it houseplants or your peace of mind. From discussing the motives behind such chilling acts to pondering the resilience of a relationship tested by such treachery, we tackle the hefty subjects of jealousy, sabotage, and the all-important glue that holds relationships together: trust. 

    By the end of our journey, we're wading through the murky waters of infidelity and deception. We swap stories of love gone awry, and debate the concept of unconditional versus conditional love. Is there a point of no return after a certain breach of trust? We provide solace and encouragement for anyone navigating through these stormy seas, and remind you that sometimes, the bravest thing you can do is to remove toxicity from your life and sail towards personal growth and healing. Join us for an episode that promises to invoke both laughter and introspection, leaving you feeling like you've just had coffee with close friends who aren't afraid to get real.
    Share your confessions with us at secondhandconfessions@gmail.com or on Instagram.

    • 1 hr
    Episode 4: tl;dr snake

    Episode 4: tl;dr snake

    Share your confessions with us at secondhandconfessions@gmail.com or on Instagram.

    • 29 min
    Episode 3: From Wedding Woes to Jiu-Jitsu Throws

    Episode 3: From Wedding Woes to Jiu-Jitsu Throws

    Have you ever found yourself in a whirlwind of wedding plans, trying to please everyone, but feeling like you're on the brink of saying "I don't" to the chaos instead? That's the spirited debate at the heart of our latest session, where we untangle the tricky web of rehearsal dinner drama and familial expectations. It's a dance as old as time—balancing your wishes with those of an eager future mother-in-law—and we're here to guide you through it with some laughs, empathy, and a healthy dose of nonviolent communication.

    But our conversation isn't confined to the aisle. We wade into the deeper waters of relationship dynamics, exploring how partners navigate the stormy seas of unemployment, chronic illness, and the heavier undertow of domestic violence and reactive abuse. Our approach is to foster understanding and encourage supportive partnerships, especially through the rough patches that test the bonds of love. Our listeners from all walks of life, from the deserts of Egypt to the mountains of Utah, have contributed their voices to this rich tapestry of shared experiences, proving that no matter where you are, you're not alone in your journey.

    Then, we swap our wedding shoes for gi's and step onto the mats of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. An injury during training opens up a conversation about respecting boundaries and the importance of support within a relationship, especially when it involves a shared activity. Remember, it's not just about the physical practice—it's about listening to your partner and understanding their comfort level. So, whether you're knee-deep in wedding invites or considering taking up a new hobby with your significant other, tune in for a symphony of life's highs and lows, where every voice adds a note to the melody.
    Share your confessions with us at secondhandconfessions@gmail.com or on Instagram.

    • 58 min
    Episode 2: The First Episode

    Episode 2: The First Episode

    Join us as we explore the heart-stopping excitement of breaking up over political apathy, the excitement of excluding your significant other from work dinners, the thrill of religious ultimatums, and the romance of a prenuptial agreement.
    Share your confessions with us at secondhandconfessions@gmail.com or on Instagram.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Moon Banks ,

Fun listen

This podcast came up on my recommended and I'm so glad I gave it a listen. They have what feels like the same dynamic I have with my best friend. Comfortable, funny listen with some good discussions.

LouBear1 ,

so bad

a truly terrible podcast

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