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Sept. 6, 2022

💭 reflections on: Third Culture Kids and Cross-Cultural Kids explained

In this minisode we’re going back to the origin story of in-betweenish, explaining why and how it came to be. It all started with…

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June 23, 2022

💭 reflections on: identity crisis

Identity Crisis is a term that gets thrown around quite a bit nowadays. In this minisode, I attempt to understand, from a psychol…

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June 7, 2022

🍋 we never really discussed it — with Nora

Have you ever tried to fit in so badly you changed your appearance? Were you aware of the subconscious reasons that may have lead…

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March 17, 2022

💭  reflections on: old friends

Old friends are often times a gateway to our past selves. Who we were as teenagers is not gone but only built upon. Today, I enco…

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Feb. 25, 2022

🎹 a man is synonymous with describing a soldier — with Axel [Part II]

What are the known unknowns in your life? How about the unknown unknowns? It’s a scary thought isn’t it? All the things we have i…

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Feb. 2, 2022

🎹  it is not with bones and skin, it’s all with feeling — with Axel […

Who are you to yourself, when no one is around? Axel Kacoutié is not afraid to explore uncomfortable territory. We tread, not so …

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Jan. 11, 2022

✌🏽  the checklist we grew up with — with Nora G. [Part II]

Growing up did you feel like you had to adhere to a certain checklist? Be it your parent's, society's, or your religion's checkl…

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Dec. 24, 2021

✌🏽 no but where are you really from? — with Nora G. [Part I]

Do you hate being asked “no, but where are you really from?” This is the first of a two-part episode with my high school friend N…

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Dec. 16, 2021

🍄 being an "other" in a white majority — with Khairat

Have you ever felt "othered"? On this episode, I speak with my old friend Mohamed Khairat, a lawyer, journalist and founder of Eg…

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Dec. 8, 2021

🍃 but you're fun even though you're foreign — with Hedvig

Do you remember the first time you were called a foreigner? On this episode I speak with Hedvig Sandbu, a language and learning c…

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Dec. 3, 2021

🐘 identity crisis: who am I?

A little different than the rest, this episode is where I introduce myself and reveal a little bit about me by answering three qu…

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Nov. 10, 2021

🐣 trailer: what are we doing here?

If you’re curious, confused, or up for candid conversation, grab a cup of tea (or coffee) and tune in as we dive deep into topics…

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