Archive
1st Person
​Ann talks about how she's come to be at peace in her life and how her attitude has changed over time. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Haze" by Angelo De Augustine
Having recently gone through a major life transition, Kenice talks about how she got over the betrayal she experienced by people she trusted and how she handles stress. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Civilization" by Milagres
Marian shares the story of his first love and the subsequent heartbreak. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Juju" by Summer Twins
Carlo explains the difference between love and lust, as he sees it, and reminisces about his first romantic relationship. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the…
Uddhava shares his views on spirituality and how he feels people can live peaceably together while at various levels of their spiritual journey. 1st Person is presented by Urban…
Carol reminisces about her childhood home in Argentina and shares what made it special to her. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Home In My Love" by…
Kevin talks about his upbringing, how it prevented him from celebrating Halloween, and what he thinks about the holiday. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "All Choked Up" by BRONCHO
Julian shares how he got started in photography, how it has evolved into a career, and describes his favorite photos. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode:…
Edward, a black man who is also a Republican and a Christian, explains how his views set him apart and against those younger than himself. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music…
Haley tells us about how stepping out of her comfort zone to travel and have new experiences has given her better perspective on life. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "I Wrote A Letter Home" by Hilang Child
Keith describes how his early life experiences unfortunately led him to abandon his upbringing and end up in jail before using what he’s learned from that time to now strive for greatness in his life. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Tears Of A Clown" by Casket Girls
Michele tells us about his experience of working as a waiter during his summer holidays in Italy and how the experience helped him learn how to be independent. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Spells" by Dennis
In thinking about where she felt most at peace, Hao recalls the small village where she grew up in China, and shares how the place has changed from industrialization. 1st Person is presented by…
Archie recalls when he started feeling more like an adult than a child and reminisces about the things he misses from when he was younger. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Dream Dictionary" by Psychic Temple
Tim recalls finding out that his parents were getting divorced when he was younger, how the divorce impacted his formative years and what he’s learned about himself from the experience. 1st…
Faheem shares what it has been like to live with schizophrenia, both before and after his diagnosis. He also stresses the importance of being able to ask for help no matter what kind of assistance you are looking for. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Alienself" by Steve Hauschildt
Sally shares how being extremely competitive as a young person affected her ability to play well with others. She also comments on what she thinks has changed about game play over the years and what…
Jed recalls his earliest memory of losing his belly button and how he thinks that affected him. He also delivers a eulogy for his lost appendage. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Dreamin’" by Summer Twins
Amani recalls first becoming interested in sports and how that shaped her experiences growing up. She also offers her advice for other women who want to make a career in the male dominated…
Mairead recounts some of the anxieties she faced as a child, how she overcame them, and advice to people who might be dealing with similar situations. 1st Person is presented by Urban…
Simone shares what it was like to work in a porn cinema in her home country of Switzerland along with what she learned from the experience. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music…
Kelsie reminisces about what it was like to fall in love for the first time and how that relationship affected her. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode:…
Angelo shares how, from a young age, books have provided him an escape from the pressures of his own life and how reflecting on the stories of different characters has taught him to apply perspective to personal situations. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Avocado Surprise" by Mo Douglas
Art recalls how his self-image as a young person did not seem to match others' perception of him, and how he was able to use those perceptions to learn and improve the way he saw himself and those…
Corey talks about how studying theater taught her to truly connect with people and how she would like to use that experience to shape her career. 1st Person is presented by Urban…
Matt, who is now an airline pilot, talks about his previous job as a DJ and what it was like to perform at his first professional gig. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Witness" by Lusine
Sarah shares her experience of being a triplet and the special relationship that she has with her two siblings. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode:…
Marvin talks about getting involved in a ski club for seniors and reminisces about skiing at different times in his life. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Standin' Still Blues" by The California Honeydrops
In this episode, Carlos recalls how he met his current partner and shares some of the ups and downs of being in a long distance relationship.
Reynaldo shares what inspired him to immigrate to the United States, what he misses about his home country of Panama and what he’s learned from living in New York.
Tauran shares a story about meeting a man he is convinced was Santa Claus in Walmart and his struggle to find others that believe him. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Western Life" by Headwaves
Rob recounts a time when an unexpected visitor turned up at his girlfriend’s door and how the situation was resolved. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Magic Eye" by Miniboone
In this episode, Ed talks about his hobby of buying and selling art and how he used it as a cover to surprise his wife with a gift. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Night On Earth" by HOLY
In this episode, Summer talks about what motivates her to help others and why she thinks people should take a more active role in asking for help or assisting others. 1st Person is presented by Urban…
In this episode, Gianna shares how her sister's behavior and habits have affected her over the years and how she expects their relationship will change and evolve with time. 1st Person is presented…
In this episode, Claire shares how she’s learned to be generous from those around her and how she feels when she’s able to bring joy to others with generous actions. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Iron Is Your Love" by Fine China
In this episode, Kirby shares what it was like coming to terms with her gender identity and how, while she appreciates the culture of other decades, it would have been much more difficult to live openly as a queer person during one of those times. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Man Of Science" by William Matheny
In this episode, Michael reminisces about how he met and proposed to his husband, what a seemingly unlikely pair they make, and how they’ve maintained a happy relationship. 1st Person is presented…
In this episode, Yanelli recalls what it was like to see her father after ten years, the way she reacted in that moment, and how she thinks she would act if she saw him again. 1st Person is presented…
In this episode, Carol shares her philosophy on fate and how she’s gained many different experiences by leaving some of the bigger details in life to work themselves out. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Come On Poet" by Slow Club
In this episode, Marina shares the annoying habit some people have that bothers her most and the effect it has had on some of her relationships. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music…
In this episode, Ramya, who was at the Javits Center while attending the New York City Marathon Expo ahead of the annual race, shares how the prospect of winning medals inspires her to compete in…
In this episode, Allan, who was at the Javits Center while attending the New York City Marathon Expo ahead of the annual race, shares his changing experience of the marathon over time. After many…
In this episode, Xavier shares what it’s like to view the world as a realist and some of the issues he sees facing the world today. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Leaving The Park" by Oneohtrix Point Never
In this episode, a runner named Ulrika, who was at the Javits Center while attending the New York City Marathon Expo ahead of the annual race, shares how she got into running while recovering from an accident and how it has encouraged a healthier, more active lifestyle. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in this episode: "Night Walker" by Ghost Funk Orchestra
Content warning: This subject of this video is suicide and may be triggering to some. Shortly after the death of Chester Bennington, Jessica shared the story of her own attempted suicide and how she…
In this episode, a runner named Emily, who was at the Javits Center while attending the New York City Marathon Expo ahead of the annual race, shares how she started running and the experience of…
In this episode, Kaitlyn shares the most embarrassing experience she’s ever had and offers her advice on how to get over feeling embarrassed. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters Music…
In this episode, Victoria shares her opinions about the way people interact today and how communication is affected by social media. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters Music featured in…
In this episode, Erin recounts making plans to move from Chicago to Chile as a surprise for her boyfriend. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters Music featured in this episode: "Door" by High…

recommendations