The 1980s Crack/Cocaine Epidemic in NYC

Looking at another lense of the crack/cocaine epidemic in NYC and how it has affected those.

Mary Ana’s childhood oceansideschool4

I ask my grandma about her childhood and life we did make some mistakes but we made some memories.

School years 1935 – 1948

We talked about Martin’s school days in Brooklyn NY from 1935 to 1948.

Living With DACA

I am interviewing my brother, he was brought to the United States at only 2 years old. We are sharing his journey throughout what it was like growing up an immigrant.


We talked about grandma's life. Mostly before marriage.

Moving from Brooklyn to a new home and school during the pandemic

When Brooklyn and NYC were closing down and in quarantine tough decisions for the family needed to be made. Beth and family uprooted and thought about what was best for their children.

Great Uncle Joe, 90 and Full of Life

My Great Uncle Joe: "I've had a gorgeous life." After the interview, he kept going. Looking at a 60" TV, he said the first TV he bought his father-in-law was a console with a 7" screen that received a single...


This interview is to get to know what’s in my partners head about the world and the people around him.

First day of school for Jabri

He talked about all the things he did the first day of school

Joe Bizzell and Kerry Altman

One Small Step partners Joe Bizzell (58) and Kerry Altman (71) share their views on political polarization and the lessons they learned from their parents.

Charlotte Wile

We discussed my Grandma's upbringing as an American Jew in New York. We talked about various topics such as her family history, falling in love with my Grandpa, and her hopes and dreams for my future

My First Interview!

The interview where we talked about all sorts of things

Moving to the homeland!

When I was 11 my mom made the executive decision to move to Dominican Republic and take me with her. This is the story of how we felt about it.

Nana’s story

Nana’s beautiful story from an orphan to being married to her husband suffering from being an alcoholic to now being a great grandmother. It was recorded in a hospital on Easter after a heart issue. I love you nana

Christina’s Story: A Conversation with a Husband and Wife

We talked about Christina's life and her accomplishments. To learn more read our memoir, The Story of Christina and I

Jim Abel

This was an interview with my grandfather Jim Abel who lives in Brooklyn and is retired

Shoshana and Zeidy

An interview with Professor Rabbi David Berger, my grandfather, about his life. He is a world renowned scholar of Jewish history.

First Day of School

First day back in school, specifically college. Nerve racking on the first day but towards the end of the day and onward she was very much more relaxed with where was was in. She hopes to graduate on time in...