“I knew I was on dangerous ground:” Two men working to tell the story of a lifetime.

Fred and Craig talk about their five-year project to write Fred’s life story, a story with roots in the South during the Great Depression, and stops in the Army, the prize-fighting world, Harlem, Sing-Sing Prison, and Washington DC.

Wendy and her daughter Alyssa reflect on the importance of kindness in motherhood and in life.

Wendy describes her outlook on both life and motherhood after a difficult childhood. She explains how she has overcome financial and ancestral obstacles to build a loving and happy family, pointing out lessons on kindness, hard work, anxiety, and self...

“Our relationship is hard. Last year he got incarcerated for something that he did while he was under the influence… I don’t get to see him”

“So today I will be interviewing my friend, Cassandra Lorenzo and she has a family member who has been misusing alcohol. Umm, so Cassandra, who was the person misusing alcohol in your family?” “Um, my cousin Victor.” “Did he ever...

Nathalie Luna

In this interview, on December 14,2019 in Salt Lake City,Ut. I (Kimberly Cota) interview Nathalie Luna about her life so far. She shares her stores about the tough times she has gone through and the good memories and lessons she...

interview with my mom about alcoholism and growth pt2 (honors college)

we discuss the struggles of dealing with a loved one with alcoholism and wise words to help with healing from it.

Military and Mental Health

A dialogue on the stigmas faced by men in the military.

Interview with My Grandad

I interviewed my grandfather about his life experiences. We discussed his entire life and his hardships throughout. I learned a lot more than I previously knew about my grandfather.

Ronnie Sylvest Interview

My father and I talked about his upbringing, family, and career in our interview.

Robin Hayes

Interview with dad a few days before his hip surgery. Life, love, art.

Brothers and Sisters

I interviewed my mother about her younger brother, who passed away last year. Despite her openness and expressive personality, she never actually spoke to me about how she felt about her brother after he had died a year prior. Wanting...

Don’t make my mistakes

Michael discussed his history with alcoholism throughout his life and how it changed him.

From my dad

His life story was talked about and who he looks up too , as well as his morals in life

Seven Boxes: Celebrating the Strength to Move On

Dr. Bobbi Alba shares her new inspirational memoir about multiple sudden atypical losses. Topics include: cancer, loss of child, domestic violence, mental illness, homelessness, alcoholism, pet loss, transgender youth, and leaving a living legacy.

interview with my mom about alcoholism and growth pt1 (honors college)

we discuss the struggles of dealing with a loved one with alcoholism and wise words to help with healing

Will & Dom: From College to Co-worker

We went to college together, but barely spoke. 8 years later we’re coworkers and we’re growing a friendship!

“It was hard to watch, it was somebody that you love and care about abuse their body like he was.”

Me: Okay, who was the person in your family that was using drugs? Joe: That would be my father, he was using alcohol, abusing alcohol. Me: Okay, did they ever lie or try to hide the truth about their addiction?...

Sandy Osmond

We talked about her family life and death of siblings, and her lifelong career or nursing.