The most wonderful person in my life

My mother, Celica Salgado, details her life experiences from childhood to adulthood to share how she kept pushing forward through anything that blocks her way to her and her families future.

Interview with Sumerlyn

My sister talks about her hip replacement she recieved at a young age.

L.A. Interveiw

I asked my grandma about her knee surgery and how she feels.

Alysse McMillen: her knee journey

My cousin, Alysse, was just a sophomore in high school when she found out she had to get a knee replacement. After doing gymnastics for 16 years she had to transition to pole vaulting.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

In this interview, you’ll hear me speaking to my hundred year old great uncle, Tony Leto! Being that he is one hundred years of age, you’ll have to forgive him for missing a few details. Some things that he realized...

Grace’s Surgery

Meghan asks Grace about her recent spinal surgery

English interview

I interviewed my friend Brennan about surgery he went through a couple of years ago and how it impacted his life. He answer different questions that I asked him about the surgery and after the surgery.

Mom Part 2 (sibling #15)

My mom and I caught up again over the phone. Just as southern states are beginning to reopen the virus is reaching our family like never before but my mom believes that her faith and military experience will carry her...

My Father Life

This interview is about how my father life went. Going from his childhood to his profession.

A Father, His Daughter, and His Response as to Why He Chose the Navy.

This interview occurred on January 9th, 2020, in Flint, Michigan. Ja Karra Nelson (16, Sophomore in high school) will be interviewing her father Greg Nelson (63, single parent) about several different topics. In the beginning they discussed how life was...

Talk with Tio John

My uncle and I talk about his life, the military, college, and what’s like to be be a surgeon.

Being A Mom of A Child With Heart Defects

Lisa McKenzie tells her story about having a daughter who went through multiple open heart surgieries.

Angerilis & Bianca

Our conversation was about my surgery when I was 17. I had a tumor that almost killed me and I wanted to know how it has affected her.

Michael Brunick and Jeanne Apelseth

Michael Brunick (60) and Jeanne Apelseth (56) have a conversation about Michael's degenerative lung disease and their struggling journey to find a lung donor.

My dad’s surgery.

Talking with my dad about struggles with lower back pain and surgery.

Helen Roberts tell the story of the candelabra at Christmas

Helen had surgery and refused to leave the hospital before Christmas. Here the story of the Christmas candelabra received in 1964.

FYS Interview

For a class we were asked to share an experience that has shaped us


Today we talked about how my grandma underwent surgery

Interview with my sister

Our family as a whole, her struggle with her appendix, how she has grown from it