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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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. As a kid in school, one incident in the hallway seemed to push over a domino that would keep falling for the rest of Laura's life. Her promise is a journey through the perils of what happens when you open the door for substance abuse... and when a kid has to walk through that door with you.

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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 complex medical terminology but she did not gather this knowledge out of some sort of personal interest or past career.
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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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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 Child Protective Services (CPS) in rural Alaska.
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