This is Love

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Reviews: 11

Jaimie
 Aug 3, 2019


 Jun 13, 2019

kc
 May 15, 2019
exceptional stories


 Apr 22, 2019

Sarah Jayne Fell
 Dec 25, 2018
lovely stories and great shared listening, thank you!

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From the makers of the award-winning podcast Criminal, This is Love investigates life’s most persistent mystery. Stories of sacrifice, obsession, and the ways in which we bet everything on each other.


Episode Date
Episode 18: The Memory Artist
28:31

One day Franco Magnani picked up a paintbrush.

You can see some of Franco’s paintings on his website.

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Jul 10, 2019
Episode 17: Anna and Massimo
25:48

At 43, Anna Bonavita had given up on finding love. But sometimes it’s worth the wait.

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Jun 26, 2019
Episode 16: Everything Floats
22:25

We visit a place where the “black sheep” of the Guggenheim family went to be free.

Francine Prose’s book is Peggy Guggenheim: The Shock of the Modern.

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Jun 12, 2019
Episode 15: Silvia and the Cats
22:37

We visit an ancient place where cats have taken over.

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May 29, 2019
Episode 14: The Town That Stayed Quiet
22:23

We visit a city in Northern Italy where everyone decided to stay quiet to save something beautiful.

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May 15, 2019
Episode 13: Ugly Club
27:15

We visit a place where it's good to be ugly.


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May 01, 2019
Andiamo!
01:01

We have news.

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Apr 17, 2019
Episode 12: How to Be Alone
25:22

More than 40 years ago, a man moved to an abandoned mining town to be alone. He says that there are days in the winter "when it's so quiet that the noisiest thing is the snow hitting your jacket."

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Away UK For £15 off a suitcase, visit awaytravel.com/thisislove and use promo code THISISLOVE during checkout.

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Dec 19, 2018
Episode 11: Nothing Compares to You
26:46

In 1983, Susan Rogers moved thousands of miles from home to work with her favorite artist in the world: Prince. "He was unlike any human I'd ever known,” she says. A story about making remarkable things, together.

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Away UK For £15 off a suitcase, visit awaytravel.com/thisislove and use promo code THISISLOVE during checkout.

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Dec 12, 2018
Episode 10: Blue
21:30

The story of a color marked by effort and desire.

For more, check out Carol Mavor's book, Blue Mythologies.

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Artwork by Julienne Alexander.


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Away UK For £15 off a suitcase, visit awaytravel.com/thisislove and use promo code THISISLOVE during checkout.

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Dec 05, 2018
Episode 9: One in a Million
19:41

A story about moving at your own pace.

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Bombas Go to bombas.com/thisislove and you’ll get 20% off your first order.

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Quip Go to getquip.com/thisislove right now and get your first refill pack for FREE with a quip electric toothbrush.

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Nov 28, 2018
Episode 8: Message in a Bottle
23:32

A woman finds a mysterious message in a bottle, and becomes consumed with finding out who wrote it and why.

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Nov 21, 2018
Episode 7: How to Live Forever
23:02

An experiment in living together, forever.

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Bombas Go to bombas.com/thisislove and you’ll get 20% off your first order.

Care/of For 25% off your first month of personalized Care/of vitamins, visit TakeCareOf.com and enter promo code THISISLOVE

Everlane Get free shipping on your first order when you go to everlane.com/thisislove

Progressive Choose your coverage and start an online quote today at Progressive.com

Quip Go to getquip.com/thisislove right now and get your first refill pack for FREE with a quip electric toothbrush.

Sun Basket Go to sunbasket.com/LOVE today to learn more and to get $35 off your first order!

Nov 14, 2018
We're Back
01:10

We're very excited to announce that Season Two is coming November 14th! Here’s a sneak peek…

Oct 17, 2018
Episode 6: What Are We Going To Do
19:52

"People wanted to put him up for sainthood because he married me, like he'd made the ultimate sacrifice."


Special thanks to Pop Up Magazine.

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Mar 21, 2018
Episode 5: A Private Life
22:48

Nino and Drew kept their relationship a secret for more than 40 years. And then, they decided to do something that forced them into the spotlight.

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Mar 14, 2018
Episode 4: Eight Thousand Miles
24:31

A story about finding your way home.

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Mar 07, 2018
Episode 3: Always Tomorrow
24:47

A woman becomes a best-selling novelist by writing 120 books about her first romance.

This episode contains adult material.


Selected books by Brenda Jackson:
Tonight and Forever (formerly Always Tomorrow)
Cupid’s Bow
Strictly Business
Fire and Desire
Slow Burn

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Feb 28, 2018
Episode 2: Something Large and Wild
23:05

An unconventional love story about a teenager, the Pacific Ocean, and an encounter with something wild. 

Grayson, by Lynne Cox

Lynne's latest is Swimming in the Sink


You can find more about Lynne at her website: http://www.lynnecox.com/

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Feb 21, 2018
Episode 1: The Run
29:13

In 1971, David Alexander went for a run in Central Park and started talking to a stranger. For our first episode of This Is Love, a story about what's possible when we bet everything on each other.

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Feb 14, 2018
This Is Love
05:35

Some spiders eat their young, and some eat their parents … love is never simple. From the makers of the award-winning podcast Criminal, This is Love investigates life’s most persistent mystery. Stories of sacrifice, obsession, and the ways in which we bet everything on one another.

This Is Love is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.

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Artwork by Julienne Alexander.

Jan 23, 2018