Dad growing up

Initial discussion with dad about growing up and meeting mom

Nonna: Reflections on Immigrating from Italy to NYC

I talked with my Nonna about her life in Italy, what is was like to immigrate to NY and raise a family here, and tried to solicite life advice from her.

How these things transcend time
November 27, 2017 App Interview

Gerard McGrinder was raised in the Bronx, New York by two hard working catholic Irish Immigrants. One of 12 siblings, Gerard had many experiences very unlike those children have today. Despite being raised in conditions that did not provide much...

Opa Interview
November 28, 2015 App Interview

My grandfather, a former mariner, tells stories of his times at sea and at home, and gives advice on what is really important in life.

Uncle Tony ! pt 2

I asked my uncle about his experiences growing up in the Bronx in the 70s/80s.

Natalie Munoz and her teacher, Ms. Nanay, talk about life

Natalie interviews her teacher, Ms.Nanay about her life experiences. She talks about her relationship with her mom and shares her hopes for Natalie as a student

The person who means the world to me.

I decided to have a conversation with my bestfriend because our upbringing was a little weird but it led to her being my right hand man and sister.

Grandma talks about her childhood in the South to Having mom in New York.

Grandma Elizabeth first talks about her childhood and growing up in North Carolina. She went to church every Sunday. Then she talks about her high school to college where she goes to North Carolina, then Columbia University. Then we go...

Okechukwu Osita and Nnenna Osita

Okechukwu Osita (14) interviews his older sister, Nnenna Osita (17) about her life.

HM1 Junior Perez

This interview takes a peak into the life of a Bronx sailor born and raised, and his journey through the United States Navy.

Bryan Aburto interviews Julia Aburto his mom about Mis Raíces

In this interview conducted in bronx New York in September 2018 Bryan Aburto interview his mother Julia Aburto.Julia talks about her story as a child and how her life has changed throughout the years.

Interviewing Angelina

Angelo’s ad I talked about how life was for her during covid, hw her life was before, and how it is now

Baer Family History with Inge & Irene

Inge Baer Corless and Irene Baer Friendly share their memories of childhood, escaping Nazi Germany, their mother Theresia’s failing health, a stay in a Catholic orphanage, the fate of their father Ernst’s family members who could not make it out...

Nanny’s Memories of Life

From her marriages to her pets to much more, in this interview Nanny, my dad's mom, and I had a candid conversation about how her life has led up until this point. Beginning with more descriptive answers, Nanny illustrated the...

The person who means the world to me.

I decided to have a conversation with my bestfriend because our upbringing was a little weird but it led to her being my right hand man and sister.

Azarias Reyes Interviews Angelo Barrales

Azarias Reyes talks to Angelo Barrales about his early childhood and the struggles that he faced throughout his life, as well as how he is doing during this pandemic.

Gertrude Appiah – Ackah and Comfort Appiah – Ackah

Comfort Appiah - Ackah talked about the barrier she faced in her life as an uneducated person. Not pursuing an education made her an introvert and made her fear going in the midst of people. Even though she still hasn't...

Steve Sparr interview #3

Steve has made his way back to New York with his new partner, Dolores. They set up shop and decide to get married. Two girls follow and the rest is history!

Steve Sparr interview #1

We are in Ariella’s apartment and we open up the interview with questions about Steve’s grandparents. This interview focuses on Steve’s humble beginnings. Enjoy!