Every promise has a story...

Hosted and narrated by Founder Alex Sheen, the because I said I would podcast features compelling interviews with people around the world. You'll hear the dramatic stories of promises they have made, kept and even the broken ones.

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A Dangerous Stalker: Debbie’s Promise to Her Sister Peggy

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This is the story of big sister's love for her little sister. Peggy's boyfriend started acting strange and the whole family was worried. Her older...
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A Bomb is Like an Onion: Bob's Commitment Is Tested at the Boston Marathon

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In this episode, Alex speaks with Bob, a retired Fire Paramedic from Boston, as he recounts the harrowing and tragic events that occurred on April...
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Famous Father - Bridget's Last Promise to her Dad

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Amongst the glitz and the glam of a childhood brimming in Hollywood royalty, Bridget - now a retired marriage, family and child counselor from Cha...
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Give Him a Strong Name: Brittany and Her Boy

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Brittany is a realtor in the Denver, Colorado area where she has lived her entire life. For a realtor, Brittany understands a strange amount of co...
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Sabrina and the Storm: A Family's Journey Through Natural Disaster

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Sabrina had just started a promising career and family in a cozy New Orleans suburb but in 2005, Hurricane Katrina crashed toward the coast......
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Almost There: In the Shoes of Homelessness

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This episode features an interview with Derek, an accomplished entrepreneur and activist, determined to better the lives of those around him....
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Girl in the Hallway: Laura's Addiction in the UK

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This episode features the harrowing life story of Laura, a mother of two from England....
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Alex and the Yupik People: Child Protection in the Alaskan Wilderness

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The first official because I said I would podcast episode features an interview with a gentleman named Alex, a former Forensic Investigator for Ch...
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sneak peak.

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Enjoy this preview! It's the first two minutes of our pilot episode.  Stay tuned for our first 3 episodes launching  January 2019!...
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