The big listen

Michelle Bear is a project manager at an architecture firm in Saint Louis. She also works out of offices in Chicago and Toronto and has spent much of her career traveling to places like Pakistan, Mexico, Italy, France, and many...

Oh, the places we’ve seen!

Sharon Wakamoto, an OC resident for almost 60 years, but born in Los Angeles spent a few years as a young child, during WW2 in the Japanese internment camp or War Relocation Center as it was called, at Gila Bend,...

A conversation with my cousin Maura Collingwood in Huntington Beach, CA

I asked my mom’s 1st cousin about her early life, growing up on a farm in western Ireland and later studying, working as a nurse and raising a family in England, and how she came to be living in the...

Daughter interviewing her 87 year old father

A daughter interviewing her father about his childhood in England, his parents and grandparents, his marriage and his life in Canada.

David MacDonald talks about his early years, teaching in England, and appendicitis.

My grandpa was born in Nova Scotia moved to ashtabula Ohio, grew up there and didn’t like school except college. He went to Europe instead of being drafted for the army, taught French even thought he was not very qualified....

Grandpa M Interview

In this interview, the interviewee, Mike, talks about growing up in Sweet Home, Oregon and about traveling between the years 1974 and 1975.

A Life in Music, Activism and Teaching

Carl Matthes (81) and Charles Luke discuss Carl’s life as a professional pianist, music teacher, and early activist for gay rights.

Getting to know mom

Laura’s decisions and opportunities with their affect on her life and her opinions on certain lifestyles based on time and music.

The Great ThanksGiving Listen

I interview my Gramma and she told me her thoughts, memories and experiences in the past.

StoryCorps Interview – English 9 – Charlotte Niblett

We talked about life experiences and parts of how he lived. Lots of talk about travel and family and schooling and such a mild adventures as well as rally’s and such.

Growing up in England

I interviewed my dad about what life was like when he was growing up in England

Bob Jones vacation to England

Bob took a vacation to London in the early 80s. He recounts the details of that trip.

Interview with Dad

We talked mainly about what life was like for my dad when he was a child and how things shaped him as an adult.

Escaping from the Nazis

“My grandmother didn’t want to leave, and my mother, very bravely at age 24 went back to Prague and got her mother and her younger sister Mimi out of Prague with great difficulty… on the last train before Hitler marched...

LHP interview

An interview with my mother about my grandmother who lived in London during the bombings of World War II

Interview with my girlfriend

In this interview I decided to interview my girlfriend, who I’ve been friends with for well over a year and been dating for about ten months. Her upbringing was very different from mine, but we still ended up in the...

Interview with Grandma

I enjoyed interviewing my grandma on some life questions. I didn’t know a lot of the stories and details my grandma shared during this interview beforehand, so I am appreciative and glad I asked her questions and listened to some...

Irene Fesko

Jack Herman, 91, remembered Thanksgiving 1945 as a GI in London.

My Mom

Random stories in my moms life.