50 episodes

Spoken Word is truth from broken pieces of our hearts that bleed from our pen to paper.
When we share the experiences and inspiration behind the worlds we create on paper with different parts of the world, we realize that we are really not as different as we like to think we are.

The Spoken World Podcast The Spoken World Podcast

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Spoken Word is truth from broken pieces of our hearts that bleed from our pen to paper.
When we share the experiences and inspiration behind the worlds we create on paper with different parts of the world, we realize that we are really not as different as we like to think we are.

    A Golden Heart Part 2

    A Golden Heart Part 2

    The journey to Max and Keira's Law. How 12 year old max, diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition where his heart was too large to pump blood around his body effectively, fought for his life in the hopes that he would get a heart donor on time. Paul and Emma Johnson take us along on this journey in the book, A Golden Heart where despite all odds, they held on to faith, love and hope that there would be light at the end of the tunnel. For more information: BBC News Organ Donor Law Change Named after Max and Kiera Winsford and Middlewich Guardian https://www.rotarygbi.org/magazine/august-september-2019/max-and-keiras-law/ https://www.fhlta.org.uk/maxs-story/ Sound effects obtained from https://www.zapsplat.com CREDITS Logo by WillBe.Creative Podcast Theme Song Boys No Dey Smile by MEMA Music Transition Music from YouTube Audio Library Please support the podcast by following, subscribing, sharing and donating (donate link here) so that we can continue to give you great content that you love! Visit our website for more information. Follow Huwa on Instagram and TikTok Follow The Spoken World Podcast on Instagram


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    • 19 min
    A Golden Heart Part 1

    A Golden Heart Part 1

    The journey to Max and Keira's Law. How 12 year old max, diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition where his heart was too large to pump blood around his body effectively, fought for his life in the hopes that he would get a heart donor on time. Paul and Emma Johnson take us along this journey in the book, A Golden Heart where despite all odds, they held on to faith, love and hope that there would be light at the end of the tunnel. For more information: BBC News Organ Donor Law Change Named after Max and Kiera Winsford and Middlewich Guardian  https://www.rotarygbi.org/magazine/august-september-2019/max-and-keiras-law/ https://www.fhlta.org.uk/maxs-story/  Sound effects obtained from https://www.zapsplat.com CREDITS Logo by WillBe.Creative Podcast Theme Song Boys No Dey Smile by MEMA Music Transition Music from YouTube Audio Library Please support the podcast by following, subscribing, sharing and donating (donate link here) so that we can continue to give you great content that you love! Visit our website for more information. Follow Huwa on Instagram and TikTok Follow The Spoken World Podcast on Instagram


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    • 21 min
    Sex Is Art

    Sex Is Art

    On this Episode we talk to the founders of Sexquisite Events, Maedb Joy and Carmen Ali. Maedb Joy is the founder of Sexquisite Events, a community arts project for sex workers. She is also 1/3 of the poetry writing collective, Women of Words. She has notably performed for The Barbican, Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall, Islington Mill, Manchester and represented the Guildhall School of Music and Drama at the National Poetry Slam UniSlam for three years running. Since her recent graduation from drama school, she has been nominated for the Evening Standard Future Theatre Fund and run several poetry workshops on a regular basis. Carmen Ali is a multi-discliplined performer and writer, co-artistic director of Sexquisite Events and co-organiser & dancer at virtual strip club Cybertease. She is a passionate sex worker activist, and is committed to increasing safety for all sex workers and decreasing stigma 



    CREDITS 


    Logo by WillBe.Creative 
    Podcast Theme Song Boys No Dey Smile by MEMA Music 
    Transition Music from YouTube Audio Library 
    Please support the podcast by following, subscribing, sharing and donating (donate link here) so that we can continue to give you great content that you love! Visit our website for more information. 
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    • 33 min
    Man Of Action

    Man Of Action

    I'm back! It's Season Four of the podcast by storytellers for storytellers with the amazing Steven T. Seagle from Man Of Action, the creators of Ben 10, Generator Rex and Big Hero Six! We get to listen to his journey and the complexities of comic book writing and how to stay young and fresh in the demanding world of creativity. 

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    Learn more about Man Of Action on their website.

    CREDITS

    Logo by WillBe.Creative

    Podcast Theme Song Boys No Dey Smile by MEMA Music

    Ben Ten Theme Song on YouTube

    Transition Music from YouTube Audio Library



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    • 31 min
    Thriving In Sex Work - Part Two

    Thriving In Sex Work - Part Two

    It's part two with real and authentic sex workers and former sex worker Lola Davina, discussing relationships, marriage and self care in the sex industry. 
    In the Part One of this series, we introduced the sex workers from Nigeria; Patience and Ejiro, and the US, Amy and Lola and why and how they got into the profession.

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    You can find out more about Lola Davina by checking out her website: https://www.loladavina.com/

    Follow Amy Taylor On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/amytaylorla/

    For more information about NSWA, their helpline and events: https://www.nswp.org/members/africa/nigeria-sex-workers-association-precious-jewels

    CREDITS:

    Intro/Outro music by Mema Music - Boys No Dey Smile https://www.instagram.com/mema_music/

    Interlude: Music by Dominique https://www.instagram.com/vint.agey/



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    • 36 min
    Thriving In Sex Work - Part One

    Thriving In Sex Work - Part One

    Raised in a society that believes sexuality which is unfairly skewed towards women, we are curious about women who offer services in the sex industry.
    Retired Sex Worker, Lola Davina shares her journey and experiences in her book, Thriving In Sex Work. We are joined by private model, Amy Taylore from LA, USA and members of The Nigerian Sex Workers Association, NSWA to talk stigma, mental health, consent, security, good and bad times involved in working in the sex work industry.
    In the Part One of this series, we introduce the sex workers from Nigeria; Patience and Ejiro, and the US, Amy and Lola and why and how they got into the profession.
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    You can find out more about Lola Davina by checking out her website: https://www.loladavina.com/
    Follow Amy Taylor On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/amytaylorla/
    For more information about NSWA, their helpline and events: https://www.nswp.org/members/africa/nigeria-sex-workers-association-precious-jewels
    CREDITS:
    Intro/Outro music by Mema Music - Boys No Dey Smile https://www.instagram.com/mema_music/
    Interlude: Music by Dominique https://www.instagram.com/vint.agey/


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    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

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8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Justin the Author Guy ,

Charming and Informative

I came upon this podcast by chance, and I was enchanted. Huwa and her cast remind us why the world is so fascinating. In these tough times, I think of the podcast’s spirit and curiosity. Such fun!

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