Vice Versa: The reality of living in pricey South Florida (includes audio stories)

Welcome to Vice Versa, where we talk about the reality of living in Miami. Beyond the perpetual sunshine and pulsating nightlife that define this bustling metropolis, we delve into the intricate realities and challenges of calling this place home. From juggling multiple jobs to grappling with housing issues, we peel back the layers of living in the Magic City.

Episode 1

Host Emma Alonso speaks with psychologist Alejandro Sanchez, who breaks down the real problem with having no choice but to work multiple jobs: Work Burnout, which has mental and physical effects.

Episode 2

Host Alba Lepe speaks with Ashly Vivas, who originally had a home in Doral, but was laid off from her job. She had no choice but to move 26 miles to more affordable Homestead. Without a full-time job, she relies on two part-time gigs to make ends meet.

Emma Alonso is a senior majoring in Digital Broadcast Media. She is passionate about photography and videography. After graduation she hopes to work in the photojournalism field, more specifically on the sidelines of an NFL or NBA team capturing stories through her camera.

Alba Lucia Lepe is a 21-year-old Spanish student majoring in Digital TV and Multimedia Production. She is a editorial and concert photographer, creative director and videographer. Currently works as Photography Director at Strike Magazine Miami and as a freelance photographer. Has an interest in doing photography full time and working as Photography Director in Films and Series.