Llyn Kawasaki and Alice Chung

Llyn talks about her family's experience in a Japanese internment camp. She talks about the impact that had on her family and community, and then the conversation moves on to her personal history as she reaches a huge milestone -...

Evaluating artistic potential with Jen Waldman

Mara Jill Herman (Astoria) interviews Jen Waldman (Manhattan) on May 12, 2021. They discuss early dance recitals, teenage enterprising, getting messy with Musical Theater, YoungArts, and adapting the Jen Waldman Studio to a thriving virtual community.

My StoryCorps Interview

I did an interview with my Dad about his childhood, special memories, and life lessons he’s learned along the way.

Mom and Dad’s favorite NY restaurant.
December 12, 2020 App Interview

Mom and Dad used to eat in this Manhattan restaurant weekly for many years and have many fond memories.

“If You Want To Survive, Then Survive”; One Man in a Big City

In this interview Bruce talks about his childhood, and how his experience in living in New York impacted his lifestyle here in California.

Growing up in New York
September 9, 2019 App Interview

Two long time friends reminisce about growing up together in Manhattan.

My Grandmother’s Love Story

I interviewed Marie Lochard, a shy woman at the time who meets her brother's best friend who was the popular catch. Marie disliked the fact that her brother and his best friend would always go out partying everynight. But when...

“The ultimate meaning:” A Classics Publisher

It's a go-to book series, an encyclopedia of Jewish, Catholic, Protestant and Islamic thinkers: Paulist Press' "Classics of Western Spirituality." And it was started under the leadership of Paulist Fr. Kevin Lynch. In this interview, Fr. Kevin, age 93, talks...

Shafiq Choudhry tells his son Hassan Choudhry about his memories as a child.

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Freehold New Jersey, Hassan Choudhry (14) interviews his father Shafiq Choudhry, a lawyer, (47) about his experiences and his memorable moments as a child. Shafiq shares his thoughts about school and explains...

“It was a better use of my life.”

Father Frank DeSiano calls himself a "lifer." He entered the Paulist junior seminary as a teenager. That was more than 45 years ago. He's a noted leader in evangelization or sharing of the Catholic faith. Father Frank has been the...

Olga Giordano – Willowood x PC

Pedro Damasceno (17) speaks to Olga Giordano (96). Interview hosted by Pine Crest’s Photography Club at the Willowood Brookdale resident center in Fort lauderdale, Florida. c/o Pedro Damasceno

Lou Berger – Willowood x PC

Pedro Damasceno (17) speaks to Lou Berger (95). Interview hosted by Pine Crest’s Photography Club at the Willowood Brookdale resident center on August 9th, 2017. Lou shares the story of his life; New York, the army, love, and education. c/o...