Interview

Wisdom to be passed on, and the topic of influences.

Lawrence Gramse Jr and his mother Quayondra Smith talk about her journey as a young mother in Flint, Michigan.

In this interview, conducted in December 2017 in Flint, Michigan, Lawrence Gramse Jr (15) interviews his mother Quayondra Smith (35) about her life as a young mother in a fairly hard city. Quayondra shares her story of how she hid...

American History Project

I interviewed my mother on her past, and also asked for advice on many things, and learned about her life.

Advice From my Step Father

My step father shared some advice that he would give to future generations from his life experiences.

Gregory Parker and Regina McCarthy

Gregory Parker (35) interviews his mother, Regina McCarthy (71), about the influential people in her life, adversity, and her hopes for future generations of her family.

Anderson father/son interview

The interview consisted of personal accomplishments, family history, and other personal info.

A Mom’s Advice

My mother and I talked about her childhood and memories that she had with our family. She also got the chance to speak about the things she wants her children and future generations to know.

Interview With Mother (make interview public)

We talked about my mom’s life growing up and her hardships throughout her life.

Jenna Slusser and her grandma, Catherine Leo, talk about her grandma’s childhood in New York

In this interview, conducted in Folsom, California on December 1st, 2019, Jenna Slusser (16) interviews her grandmother, Catherine Leo (85), about her childhood in Niagara Falls, New York. Catherine shares stories about her childhood and what her life was like...

Nono’s Story

Nono’s story of his life, wisdom, and how to live a happy life.

Madison O’Connell talks to Theresa O’Connell about how Theresa became the woman she is today

On November 26,2017 in Chicago, Illinois Madison O'Connell talks to Theresa O'Connell. Madison,Theresa's daughter, asks Theresa questions about her legacy and those who have inspired her in her life. She also discusses the challenges that she went through in order...

“I remember saying, ‘I’m sorry for driving by you a hundred times and never saying hi.’”

Brian Peterson, 31, is an artist — he designs cars for a living — who lives in Santa Ana, California. Matt Faris, 38, is a homeless musician who would often sit outside Brian’s apartment building. For several months, Brian passed...

Journey of faith

My father, Tim Wegener, talks about stories from his past, family, and faith.

Interview with my mother. (15), (52)

My mom talks about her accomplishments, memories, and outlook on life.

Who is James Dollinger?

Lily Dollinger (15) interviews her father James Dollinger (59) in Flint, Michigan. He talks about the importance of family and the influence his children have had on him. Also, he expresses the memories he has from growing up in New...

Great Thanksgiving Listen Interview with Jaylin

This is my cousin Jaylin. He grew up with me on the South side of chicago.

My Father’s Initial Thoughts When He First Saw Me

I conducted an interview with my compassionate father, Corey. He discusses how he felt when I was born and shares his advice on maturing and becoming an adult. We hit a few of the major parental questions provided by StoryCorps,...

Paru Venkat and Alagappa Rammohan

“When I buy a new book, I don’t start reading the first page. I smell it.” At StoryCorps, we’re used to hearing tales of love. But here’s one of a different sort: a love letter to the written word. Meet...