I'm at a Crossroad

I'm at a Crossroad

A documentary podcast about life's ultimate plot twists, exploring the crucial decisions that shape who we are and the paths we set ourselves on. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Episodes

November 15, 2023 19 mins

Kai Noonan tells the story of resigning from her job and driving across the country on a journey of discovery.



Kai was working at a refuge service for women and children through the depths of the Covid-19 pandemic. Realising she was burnt out and that she didn’t have any energy left to give, she decided to resign, pack her things in a camper van, and head on a 3-month journey across Australia to meet people from different wa...

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Jim Grey explains why he left the house one morning and joined the Australian Army without telling his partner, or anyone for that matter. 



The decision Jim made that day would see him become a soldier for more than 30 years. He served in Afghanistan, the Solomon Islands, and around the world. What he didn’t realise is that he wouldn’t be the only one making sacrifices. His decision to enlist would see him spend a total...

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Dr. Catherine Kizana’s crossroad moment came when she decided to admit herself to a psychiatric hospital for treatment of postnatal anxiety. 



Catherine had always wanted to be a mother, but her road to becoming pregnant was not easy. In the weeks that followed the birth of her daughter, Mia, Catherine’s elation turned to a realisation that she was not coping. Concerned about being left alone with Mia and what would happ...

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November 5, 2023 16 mins

Writer and tsunami scientist, Kaya Wilson, tells the story of a horrific accident that hit the accelerator on his decision to transition from the gender he was assigned at birth. 



On a beautiful spring day in 2016, Kaya packed his board in his van, headed off to the beach, and went surfing. As he jumped off his board and into a wave, he went headfirst into a sandbank and broke his neck. Doctors expected that Kaya would ...

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November 1, 2023 20 mins

Matthew Klein reveals what it took to leave a cult, and what it cost when not everyone wanted to leave with him. 


At a vulnerable moment in the late 90s, Matthew and his family sought help at the Peppercorn Creek farm in Picton, run by the Twelve Tribes religious sect. The years he spent with the Twelve Tribes and his eventual decision to leave still impacts him and his family two decades on. Matthew’s crossroad moment stem...

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Niyati Libotte shares the turmoil that came with her decision to pursue her passions. Her story about growing up with migrant parents and recoiling from the seemingly safe career path they had chosen for her is a story that typifies what I’m at a Crossroad is all about. 


Niyati is a passionate storyteller. The award-winning director, writer and producer is now also a lecturer at the Australian Film, Television and Radio Sch...

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A documentary podcast about life's ultimate plot twists, exploring the crucial decisions that shape who we are and the paths we set ourselves on.


In each episode, you’ll meet people from around the country who tell us about the time they came to a fork in the road on their way through life. If you’ve ever had to make a life-changing decision, you’ll soon learn you’re not alone. Join us as we discover that no matter which turn yo...

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