• #16 - A Nightmare in North Van

    For the final episode of Season 1, Naia shares her horrific experience of living with a creepy landlord and how events that occurred led to her being homeless. [Content Warning: topic of suicide at some points]

    38m | Jul 19, 2023
  • #15 - Paranormal Activity

    In the second last episode of Season 1, Naia tells ghost stories! She recalls paranormal experiences she's had in her lifetime thus far...

    25m | Jul 13, 2023
  • #14 - I Can Drive!

    In this episode Naia shares her experience getting her licence. As someone with a lot of anxiety, this was something she never thought she was going to achieve.

    26m | Jul 6, 2023
  • #13 - Thailand Tales (Part 4)

    We're now in Northern Thailand for the last part of "Thailand Tales". Chiang Mai and Pai bring on a lot of unexpected struggles, tears and plain shitty experiences amidst such a beautiful place to be.

    35m | Jun 21, 2023
  • #12 - Thailand Tales (Part 3)

    The journey continues! Memories from Koh Lanta are shared in this episode, along with a final experience in Krabi before take-off.

    27m | Jun 14, 2023
  • #11 - Thailand Tales (Part 2)

    We continue the story of backpacking solo through Thailand! Naia shares memories from places near Ao Nang, the Phi Phi Islands and Maya Bay.

    34m | May 31, 2023
  • #10 - Thailand Tales (Part 1)

    This is the first part of "Thailand Tales", episodes where Naia will be sharing experiences from the time she backpacked solo for about 5 weeks. This 10th episode is all about the beginning of that journey.

    27m | May 24, 2023
  • #9 - Answering Your Questions

    In this week's episode, Naia is answering questions sent in from you! There were laughs, tears and wtf moments. All questions were submitted anonymously via SpeakPipe and the NGL app.

    27m | May 17, 2023
  • #8 - Stuck On The Wrong Island

    Naia tells the story of how she tried to get to New Zealand after a break up. She shares how she didn't make the flight and ended up spending time in Oahu instead.

    [Content Warning for this episode: topic of sexual assault between minutes 25-31]

    46m | May 11, 2023
  • #7 - The Wonder Days

    Episode 7 takes us back to when Naia was 18 and got her first job. She shares what she did working at Canada's Wonderland and how she was eventually fired.

    25m | May 4, 2023
  • #6 - Solo Travel

    In this cheeky little episode Naia tells you why you need to try travelling solo. This means backpacking, NOT all-inclusive resorts! So many benefits await you.

    12m | Apr 26, 2023
  • #5 - The Chris McCandless Gene

    Naia chats about what it's like living unconventionally in Episode 5. She recalls a time where she was attacked for simply living differently than most. An episode for the creatives, the outcasts, the nonconformists... the "black sheep".

    29m | Apr 19, 2023
  • #4 - My First (Accidental) Acid Trip

    In the 4th episode, Naia shares what it was like to trip on acid for the first time -- unexpectedly and with the intent only to micro-dose (oops!). It was a frightful day full of lovely little discoveries... and in hindsight, a comical adventure.

    29m | Apr 12, 2023
  • #3 - How Did We Survive That?!

    A few summers ago, Naia was on a Tinder date trekking the Echo Lake Trail in Squamish. Episode Three brings us on this adventure full of mishaps and miracles.

    34m | Apr 6, 2023
  • #2 - Wild Whistler

    In Episode Two, Naia dives right in to recalling some wild times while "living the dream" in Whistler when she was younger. She talks about all the partying she survived through and somehow... she made it out alive to tell about it all.

    46m | Mar 29, 2023
  • #1 - The Birth of Naia

    In the very first episode of Real When Shared, Naia chats about how she landed on the West coast of Canada knowing nobody, why she left Ontario and how she ended up with a new name she gave herself.

    18m | Mar 22, 2023
  • Real When Shared - Trailer

    Welcome to the podcast, Real When Shared! Hosted by a 'lone wolf' called Naia. Tune in for real stories in all aspects of life. Being vulnerable, real and authentic is what this is all about. Let's embark on this journey together.

    0m | Mar 20, 2023
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