I ask my father about the little things that will always be important to him.

My father describes his life story beginning from his experience as a refugee and ending with his accomplishments in business.

From Naughty Teen to Grandmother

I (T. Tretter) interviewed my grandmother from my dad’s side, Shirley Fusko. She was born in 1938 in Indiana and she has lived in Indiana since then. She has had two husbands, the second of which she met and married...

Mommy

This was a simple interview with my mom about her life. Not very emotional but we are very open with eachother and very close so I think that’s why.

The greatest role model

In this interview we explore my families history with my mother who grew up in Santa Ana in the seventies. She shares details into our family’s past some of the jobs that they did and how she a mexican woman...

Recuerdos de niña

In this interview we talked about my mom’s childhood memories things she would have changed in her life if she had the chance to and advice she would give to future parents and to her kids.

My Past Is Your Past

Although I never knew my great great grandparents, this interview with my grandmother made it feel like I knew them my whole life. On December 31, 2018, I, Kate Godfrey, interviewed my grandmother Carol Burns in Scottsdale, Arizona. The stories...

The Great Thanksgiving Interview

In this interview, I talked with my mother, Deborah LaMotta (57) about her life and family, and how much they have impacted her life now.