Walks Of Life

In every episode of this anonymous audio time capsule, one Gen Zer from around the country tells a story to the world as they take a walk through their neighborhood. No script, no interviewer, no filter. From big cities to small towns, encompassing all genders, sexualities, ethnicities and religions, our subjects speak directly into the microphone sharing their greatest hopes and challenges. WALKS OF LIFE is a gripping social experiment, focused on deeply personal stories from people just like us. Created by Kareem Rahma and Produced by In The Know, SomeFriends and SALT.

21:20:23 2022-11-22
In this episode, we follow a 16-year-old man as he expresses his love for New York City. He acknowledges that as he changes and gets older, the city that he knows and loves will change too. Sometimes for the better, and sometimes for the worse. But he's a...
21:16:41 2022-11-15
In this episode, we follow a 15-year-old man who discusses the physical trauma he experienced at an early age. As he's grown up, he's found self-worth and self-esteem after discovering his self-love. Discovering his own value, regardless of his imperfecti...
21:43:36 2022-11-14
The producers of WALKS OF LIFE want to introduce you to another SomeFriends listen, FIRST! with Kareem Rahma. Do you know the first Asian American woman to become a nightly news anchor? Or the first Arab person to be nominated for an Oscar? Or the first N...
21:23:51 2022-11-08
In this episode, we follow a 19-year-old man who is back in his Montana hometown after his Freshman year of college. He laments on the changes he's experienced within himself and the overwhelming stasis of his small-town, reflecting on those who stay, and...
21:20:02 2022-11-01
In this episode, we follow a 24-year-old woman as she ponders the gives and takes of love. She shares her struggles of growing up Black in a predominately white community and how this experience has affected her outlook on romance and dating. Ultimately, ...
21:20:32 2022-10-25
In this episode, we follow a 19-year-old man who's struggling to balance a practical professional path and chasing his dreams. With the pressure put on him by his parents, he must shoulder the guilt that only children of immigrants can feel. He feels a ru...
21:23:57 2022-10-18
In this episode, we follow a 23-year-old woman who's taking a break from life on the road. Always a high-achiever, she abruptly quit her intense science job to explore the world while living out of her car. Eager to continue chasing her passion in science...
21:19:02 2022-10-11
In this episode, we follow a 25-year-old man who hasn't had it easy during the pandemic. With the world seemingly in chaos and his personal life in chaos too - losing three jobs in quick succession - he's questioned his self-worth and what he can control....
21:23:23 2022-10-04
In this episode, we follow a 20-year-old woman who is transitioning. With the benefit of some time abroad to get comfortable with the process, she's found the journey both challenging and rewarding - therapy, hormones, voice training and more. Along the w...
21:22:18 2022-09-27
In this episode, we follow a 19-year-old biracial woman who has struggled with her racial identity. Not willing to place herself in any box, she's moved past labels and sees herself more as an individual. Along the way, she's also learned to be more comfo...
21:26:02 2022-09-20
In this episode, we follow an 18-year-old woman back to her small town after spending her first year of college in the big city. Maybe she partied too much and made a few bad decisions. Coming to terms with her actions has been a journey in self-forgivene...
21:01:13 2022-09-12
WALKS OF LIFE is an anonymous audio time capsule. In this first-of-its-kind podcast, every episode brings you inside the mind of one Gen Zer while they take a walk in their neighborhood. No script, no interviewer, no filter. This is the youth of America, ...