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MEmoticons: the mini ME, the many MEs and the Real ME

MEmoticons: the mini ME, the many MEs and the Real ME

By Desiree Beekharry
Many people…young till whatever age… are trying to go through this 1 life and be who they want to be and what they want to be. Whatever that is…and basically, try to F*** other peoples’ expectations, what other people think and live their lives based on their individual needs and desires. Family, culture, society, the economy…all seem to have more control on what each of us should be and do. These podcasts give hope to those who are looking for the ME. To let them know that there is no perfect recipe, no right or wrong way…just a way. Podcasts made under COVID 19 conditions are the best!
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Ep8: The Shapeshifter
From a successful surgeon to a spiritual shaman. What would make a rational, intelligent person go “woo-woo” and become a shape-shifter? A journey from an imposed life to self-determination.
September 10, 2020
Ep7: The Journeyer
From Sri Lanka to Canada and back. What makes a young, educated, successful professional give it all up and return to his birth place? A story of colour, culture, racism and identity.
September 3, 2020
Ep6: The Tree
There’s what we’re born into and there’s what we are good at. This man was great at it. In fact, he was a world champion. What makes someone go from competing on the sporting world stage to nurturing his own backyard? Let him take you on his ongoing adventure.
August 27, 2020
Ep5: The Returned
The next Da Vinci or the next Warhol… We may never know – or perhaps we will. Art doesn’t have to be beautiful or live forever. Hear this man’s story as he gets a second chance in life, creates new art and different identities.
August 20, 2020
Ep4: The Roman
What’s wrong with having your cake and eating it? Is it too much to want to fulfill your desire to have a family, a career and a bit of me time? This woman defines courage and perseverance… Hear her story.
August 13, 2020
Ep 3: The Phoenix
Class of 2020 is the COVID 19 generation. Many young adults are having to amend and redirect their future to adapt with the way our world has changed. But the pandemic isn’t when this young man decided to take control… Hear his story.
August 6, 2020
Ep 2: The Roadrunner
From running through country like a headless chicken to running through country with a purpose. Follow this young man as he transforms physically, emotionally and spiritually to become every bit the symbolic roadrunner.
July 30, 2020
Ep 1: The Rebel
When we are different, we know we are different – whether people tell us or not. It is all about living with that difference and accepting it. Hear this young woman who goes rogue on her family, society and culture to be in her integrity.
July 22, 2020