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This Is Actually Happening


What if you were trafficked into a cult...or were mauled by a grizzly bear...or were stabbed 27 times by a serial killer - what would you do? This is Actually Happening brings you extraordinary true stories of life-changing events told by the people who lived them. From a man who woke up in the morgue to a woman stranded in a Mexican desert fighting to survive, these stories will have you on the e... more

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A woman growing up in worn torn Colombia comes to the US and builds a new life, but when she suffers a freak accident and loses her sense of self, a new beginning transforms the scars of her past.  more

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After a childhood feeling unworthy of love and belonging, a man finds his path to the Coast Guard and a solid marriage, but after a minor back injury, he’s prescribed painkillers that send him on a tragic spiral of addiction.   more

10 days ago

Nancy Brophy fills her novels with romantic betrayals and murder. It’s a far cry from her quiet life in the suburbs, where she and her chef husband, Dan, are living out their golden years. But when Dan is shot dead, Nancy finds herself at the center ... more

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Growing up in the remote Ozark mountains with a mother who believed she was God and a father with deeper abuses, a man paves his own rocky healing path to become a healer for others.  more

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  • Great Show

    I’ve listened to almost every episode & wish I could thank everyone who shared their story. I’ve laughed, cried & been so touched by these real life stories. Thank you again❤️

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    United States20 days ago
  • A Hefty Dose of Empathy

    In today’s day in age, where we are more divided as a people than ever before, this podcast should be prescribed to everyone. The hardships endured behind every stranger’s face are brought to light, in hopes that through this shared human experience called life, we all can extend a heavier dose of empathy to one another. I recommend this to every family member, friend, coworker, and frankly anyone who will listen. The world would be a better place if we all sought to understand and offer grace ... more

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    United States22 days ago
  • Fabulous Podcast

    The stories are sometimes gritty and fascinating but real life. It is a viewer into other peoples’ lives. And with that, comes a realisation that you are not the only one that have struggles in life.

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    Green dragon8
    United Kingdom23 days ago
  • 嗯……

    what it you shot your girlfriend 这集没听太清,这个人说话不清楚,还在哭,情绪激动。

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    Chinaa month ago
  • Game changer

    If your feeling too happy in your life , subscribe for some sever depression. It will make you feel better about your life. Props to this guy for turning other peoples trauma into $$$$

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    United Statesa month ago

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