You’re a good person?

“I do attempt to be a good person 24-7.” In this interview, recorded on January 2nd, 2019, Piers Pozil (14) interviewed Johnny Simpson (75) in Aspen, Colorado, and asked him how his past experiences shaped him to make him who...

My Grandmother’s Story

Everybody has their own story. For this project I decided to interview my grandmother. This storycorps project has benefited me because now I understand the challenges and all the hardships that my grandmother has gone through. My grandmother’s responses to...

Live life to the Fullest

My mother has been my role model since a young age. She has shown me the meaning in life, which is to live life to the fullest. I am grateful for this opportunity to be able to listen to her...

A talk with my Grandpa

In this interview, recorded November 23, 2016 in Urbana, Illinois, I, Jack Larson age 16, talk to my Grandpa, Carl S Larson age 84, about his life and experiences. Born in 1934, he attended University of Illinois and became a...

Abuela Dina’s Tale

This interview summarizes some of my grandmother’s greatest memories and life experiences. She talks of her childhood in Cuba and the love that she has for her family.

monica and carli #1

grandma monica and granddaughter carli talking about life ,society , and family !

The Great Thanksgiving Listen- Shreyaa Venkat!

This interview has given me an opportunity to learn more about our family’s heritage and traditions, as well as how my grandparents’ lives were.

“Person with a Purpose”

During Thanksgiving, Jeffrey interviewed his mother, Corinna. Throughout the discussion, Jeffrey ask questions about her identity such as her childhood that made her the person she is today. To add on, Corinna also discusses a few life lessons and experiences...

The Tale of a Father

Olger Ortega is a loving and caring father of 2. He discusses his life growing up in a small farm town in Ecuador. He also touches upon his loving mother and father, who also had a great impact on him...

My Interview with Jim Nicholas

Jim and I talked about his childhood, along with people who influenced him through his life. We also talked about his experiences being a father and learning how to be a good one. I asked him questions about his time...