Stories & Philosophies

Stories & Philosophies

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A story telling and wisdom sharing podcast. Listen to hear your new favorite stories about womanhood, africa, joy and what they teach us about life Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support


Q & A with my mom, the legendary Dr. Uduak Afangideh
Nov 17 • 20 min
I have my mom on the studio today. We talk about mother/daughter tings, parenting fails, and what we enjoy about each other. Enjoy loves —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support
24: do some heaux shit, build community, love the inner child.
Oct 21 • 17 min
This is a seasonal October episode that serves as a year in review of the biggest lessons I’ve learnt in a particular year. 24 began with a reminder to not just intellectualize and conceptualize my ideas around pleasure, but to work them out in real life…
I am a displaced person: on home, community, place making and displacement.
Sep 23 • 8 min
In this episode I dive deeper into the realization of being a displaced person, explain the insidious nature of displacement and mental and emotional turmoil of feeling unsettled in where one calls home. —- Support this podcast:…
What is Interiority & why does it matter to me
Sep 5 • 12 min
Exploring the theme of season 2 and why investing in our interior world is important. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support
Season 2 Preview
Jul 1 • 3 min
Hi humans. Thank you so much to everyone who listened in for season 1. This is a little preview of what I have waiting for you in season 2 of the stories and Philosophies podcast. Season 2 coming to you in July!! —- Support this podcast:…
I don’t know what (romantic) Love is
Feb 10 • 8 min
This special valentines week episode brings ponderings on what romantic love is. Why I stopped reading romance. Why I started re-reading it! What is confusing about romantic love and the advice that “when you know you know.” —- Support this podcast:…
Tiffany is also Young, Black, Woman & a Social Philosopher
Jan 31 • 17 min
Happy 2019 loves!! On this very first episode of the year I decided to share space with my friend Tiffany who also identifies as a philosopher. Obvi we had to talk about the intersections of being young, black, women and OUT HERE philosophizing. Tiff and…
2018 feels like 2007: On Endings
Dec 31, 2018 • 7 min
Reflecting on another end of the year & how ending 2018 feels like how 2007 ended. Here’s to entering into 2019 with hope against all reason to hope. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support
Closure is messy & makes me sad.
Dec 10, 2018 • 8 min
Sharing raw emotions around how messy an ending can be & giving context for why we can’t just tell people to “move on to the next thing” without supporting them with space to grieve the thing they are leaving behind. Don’t listen if you are scared of a…
Triggers, Hooks, unraveling: Scorpio season
Nov 28, 2018 • 9 min
Here I share a play by play of what happens when we are triggered, how that’s different from getting hooked. And what it has looked like for me to take me time to unravel all those knots that Scorpio season has brought to me. —- Support this podcast:…
Birthdays & external validation.
Nov 14, 2018 • 8 min
A story about how the idea of my own worthiness affected the ways I choose to show up on birthdays past and what changed this year. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support
23 - Round belly, Soft jiggly thighs
Oct 4, 2018 • 10 min
As I prepare to turn 24 in November i’ll be reflecting on some of my strongest affirmations for year 23. This one is about learning to be at home in a round, curvy body with a tummy that isn’t flat & thighs that definitely touch. Let’s explore what it…
23 - Easeful Transitions
Oct 4, 2018 • 10 min
As I prepare to turn 24 in November i’ll be reflecting on some of my strongest affirmations for year 23. This one is about learning to be easeful and gentle with myself through transition —- Support this podcast:…
Men
Sep 24, 2018 • 15 min
Three relationship/situationships with men that have been very influential to the way I currently look at intimate friendships with men. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support
Money
Sep 14, 2018 • 10 min
The story is about a pretty dehumanizing and somewhat embarrassing money experience that happened to me recently and how I chose to view the experience as an opportunity for growth rather than letting it lead me to a loop of self doubt —- Support this…
Matriarchs
Sep 10, 2018 • 7 min
A story about matriachs: how they shape us, the potential of the relationship. How a bit of intentionality can go a long way. The philosophy is around communication through language barriers. —- Support this podcast:…
Menarche
Sep 4, 2018 • 8 min
What can the process of having a first period teach a girl about life? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/storiesandphilosophies/support