Life, Experienced

Life, Experienced

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Life, Experienced is a podcast that showcases the unique life experiences of its guests. Hosted and produced by Ethan D. Smith, each episode features an interview with a person who has a unique or interesting story to tell. Some music used in this podcast is composed by Lee Rosevere and used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License. Visit FreeMusicArchive.org for more information. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support
What Makes the Bluegrass Blue, Part 2
Feb 13 • 26 min
Continuing from last week, Daniel and Carolyn Routh of Nu-Blu discuss musician turnover, recording original material, and collaborating with Rhonda Vincent and “Soul Man” Sam Moore on their 2014 album, “All the Way.” Become a supporter of this podcast:…
What Makes the Bluegrass Blue, Part 1
Feb 6 • 23 min
Husband and wife bluegrass artists recount how they became musicians, why they chose bluegrass, and what it’s like to be on the road as a full-time job. Additional music in this episode used with permission of Nu-Blu Bluegrass Artists. Visit Nu-Blu…
Build
Nov 28, 2018 • 25 min
A business owner recounts how failures in farming and being fired from a retail job led him to found a real estate and construction company. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Sparkle
Nov 21, 2018 • 26 min
A former police officer recounts how becoming a mother led to her becoming an accidental entrepreneur. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Meet
Nov 14, 2018 • 24 min
A Bengali graduate student recounts how hearing Western music for the first time inspired him to learn guitar and how attending a university protest led to a first date. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This…
Travel
Nov 7, 2018 • 25 min
A graduate student discusses growing up in Iran, why he chose the United States for his graduate education, and his thoughts on Executive Order 13780 (a.k.a. the Travel Ban). Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support…
Halloween Special
Oct 31, 2018 • 10 min
In this Halloween bonus episode, Lieutenant Alex Kriegel (Episodes 6 & 7) returns to share a haunting experience. Music in this episode by Loyalty Freak. Get $20 off your first delivery of EveryPlate. https://lifeexperienced.org/everyplate Become a…
Retire, Part 2
Oct 24, 2018 • 24 min
I continue my interview with Professor Preston Durrill, learning more about his approach to teaching, his experiences as a graduate student, and of course, his childhood gambling habit. Get $20 off your first delivery of EveryPlate!…
Retire, Part 1
Oct 17, 2018 • 22 min
A professor recounts how his own educational experiences more than 50 years ago motivate his approach to teaching in a college environment. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Practice
Oct 10, 2018 • 17 min
A career veterinarian recounts her experiences during 30 years of animal care. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Transition
Oct 3, 2018 • 27 min
Former small-town bookstore owners discuss life before and after Amazon.com. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Submerge, Part 2
Sep 26, 2018 • 21 min
Continued from last week, Lieutenant Alex Kriegel of the US Navy recounts some of the more humorous stories during his time as a submariner. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Submerge, Part 1
Sep 19, 2018 • 23 min
A Navy lieutenant recounts his experiences underway on a fast-attack submarine. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Lead
Sep 12, 2018 • 26 min
A general manager of a small business recounts how she went from stay-at-home mom to CEO. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Design
Sep 5, 2018 • 23 min
A pastor recalls his experience starting a graphic design business from his college dorm room. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Roleplay
Aug 29, 2018 • 25 min
A graduate student describes his experiences as a dungeon master and a professional swashbuckler. In addition to tracks by Lee Rosevere, this podcast features the track, “Pirate Bay” by THANASIS G. Used under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0…
Move
Aug 22, 2018 • 18 min
A chemical engineer recounts moving across the United States at least seven times during his childhood. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support This podcast is sponsored by Anchor
Collapse
Aug 15, 2018 • 14 min
A graduate student on the brink of his first major exam encounters an unexpected health issue. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/life-experienced/support