16 episodes

https://whenyouarehomeless.com
Over 15 episodes, Blake Sanz and Alison Turner interview 8 people experiencing homelessness and discuss themes emerging from those conversations. Episodes alternate between the hosts’ discussion of themes and the participants’ telling of their own stories. Topics include how these 8 people encounter art, trauma, substance abuse, and companionship while experiencing homelessness.

When you are homeless Blake Sanz and Alison Turner

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    • 4.7 • 9 Ratings

https://whenyouarehomeless.com
Over 15 episodes, Blake Sanz and Alison Turner interview 8 people experiencing homelessness and discuss themes emerging from those conversations. Episodes alternate between the hosts’ discussion of themes and the participants’ telling of their own stories. Topics include how these 8 people encounter art, trauma, substance abuse, and companionship while experiencing homelessness.

    Episode 7: The Value of Narrative

    Episode 7: The Value of Narrative

    Storytelling and the Circular Rambling

    "I want people to know."

    • 50 min
    Marissa's Story

    Marissa's Story

    Marissa's Story by Blake Sanz and Alison Turner

    • 24 min
    Analyn’s Story

    Analyn’s Story

    Analyn describes her determination to stay with her children despite abusive partners and entanglements with social services.

    “Every lawyer that I have is denying my case...They say, we believe that you were done wrong, but you can't fight the system. It's too much for us.”

    • 29 min
    Episode 6: Loneliness and Companionship

    Episode 6: Loneliness and Companionship

    Two weddings and a resume.

    “People tend to shy away from me...the unexpected chance encounters are the best ones, usually.”

    • 55 min
    Devin's Story

    Devin's Story

    A young man from Raleigh looks to find his place in a new city.

    “I'm not going to be no specialized big vocabulary word person. I'm going to give it to them straight up. How do you get through situations?"

    • 31 min
    Episode 5: Substance Use, Abuse, and Avoidance

    Episode 5: Substance Use, Abuse, and Avoidance

    From Bubbles to Nick Carraway: “They find themselves searching for godliness.”

    I can spend $20.00 and not care about shit for three days.

    • 41 min

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