“I leaned on the horn… it was a different sound than burning wood”: Interview with Sharon and Fred Korty

Sharon and Fred, longtime residents of the Chicagoland area, invited me into their lovely Wheaton home to tell me the story of how they rebuilt after losing their home in a fire. They also shared stories of their travels and...

Interview with Mom-Mom

Talks about her family life, early years, and hard times. She talked a lot about me & her spouse, Pop-Pop, who we lost this past may.

Marco Magrini talks with Ron Magrini about his childhood.

This interview was cut in to motion on January 7, 2018 in Marengo, Illinois. Marco Magrini (14) interviews his father (53) about his childhood. Ron talks about his tennager work life, his summer good hobbies, and his favorite type of...

From the City to A Cabin in the Mountains

Julia shares her experiences growing up in Wheaton, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, and how she ended up living in a cabin in the mountains of Colorado as an adult.