Death, Dying, and Loss Interview #GSUDeathF19

Today, I interviewed my mother on her thoughts, views, and perspectives on death and dying. #GSUDeathF19

Dad at nearly 50

Getting to know my dad’s childhood in Spanglish. From San Rafael, a small ranch near Huejucar, Jalisco, Mexico to Southern California and three very American daughters. He talks about life lessons and loss.

Samuel

A lot about his childhood and how he maintained a healthy life.

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...

“Those 8 years made me who I am today.”

What it was like to travel as a kid in a moving home, his experiences in the airforce, and raising kids while working extremely hard for his daughters and wife.

Tragedy to triumph

Interviewed my mom about the loss of her older brother.

Grandpa Chet Gives Advice on Spirtuality and Encoragement to Help Others

Listen to grandpa Chet share his experience with spirituality and positivity. He shares his motivation to help people and how he values Christianity. He also expresses how much family means to him and how spending time with them is vital....

"Tell me about a loss"

This is my grandmother recalling what it was like to lose her first-born child and how she has dealt with that.

So you just got married

I talked with a new member of the family and we use this interview so we have a better understanding of who exactly is the man that was just married into the family.

Jess remembers Gram

An interview with my sister in law, Jess Charles, about her memories of her grandmother, Ann Reilly.

My Greatist Influencer

I talk about my first step-mom Kathy and how she influenced me. Pic is of a cup from her.

Funerals in America

I chose to interview Natalie about her experiences with death. We focused on funerals and the differences between her Colombian traditions and what she has seen in America.

A conversation about life and loss

This interview was done for my WGS Class. I interviewed my step mother about the stillbirth of her first and only biological child.

My father and I talk about his loss and what he learned from it.

Lee Floyd is someone who has learned something from his loss. When his father was in bad condition, he realized that he had to change his focus for the better being of his father.

Mike and Jeanne

Mike and Jeanne talk about their friendship that started from sharing grief in the loss their loved ones.

Michael Ayers Auricchio – Life In a Nutshell

My Grandpa (we call him Bigga) spoke to me about his wife, children, and the losses he experienced to get to where he is today. (Note: any time he says “your mother,” he means my Grammie. He doesn’t remember who...

In Conversation With: Princess Jereza

An interview with Princess in which she opens up about her mother’s life, the hardships of coping, and her hope for the future. You will cry. [TRANSCRIPT] [JORELL] Hello. My name is Jorell Deleon and I am at Miramar Lake...

Interview with my mother about losing her father

My mother lost her father at a young age, and I interviewed her to understand and learn a little bit more about her life.

An interview with my inspiration: Jane Calder

Today i interviewed my piano teacher of 9 years. Over the nine years, I only knew about her past students and children. Today I wanted to know more about her childhood, career, passions and proudest moments.

Inside Mom

I interview my mother about her past and present.

Mi María – Donsheri (1)

We discussed Donsheri’s journey in her life. From the early difficulties she faced with her biological family to the time she found her spiritual family, her real family. The time she lost her brother to the jail system and the...

Nonnie
November 25, 2018 App Interview

We talked a lot about what her life was growing up and moving, as well as what it was like marrying into a ginormous Italian family. But, the not important part of what we talked about, I think, was what...