Learning Nana: An Afternoon With Diane Walker

A Nana tells her grandson what it was like growing up in the country and city during the Second World War, being Black in segregated America, and other challenges she faced later in life.

“It’s a service of humility”

“Life in the priesthood is one of humility,” says Michael Hennessy in this interview recorded shortly before his May 2018 ordination as a priest. Hennessy is a New Englander who started thinking about being a priest when he was teaching...

McKenzie (age 11) talks about her participation in the Women’s March on Washington 2017.

McKenzie participated in her first political march in Washington, DC on January 21, 2017 with her mom. In this interview conducted by her mom, McKenzie explains her motivations, describes her experiences and reflects on the lessons she learned from this...

Great Thanksgiving Listen Part 2
January 12, 2019 App Interview

Michael talks about his life and how it may be different than what he thought it would be

Too Much Cheese

18 year old son from Washington, DC interviews his mother about her life and family. A problem with the microphone made it cut off at the end.

Theo remembers Reilly

Theo reprises his memories from Reilly’s memorial and adds a bit about camp.

Hyperhidrosis: Family Story

This story is about a mother, daughter, and son all afflicted by the same condition; hyperhidrosis. It is our story of being misunderstood and dismissed, not anymore!

The Orphan Train Project

I interviewed my uncle on his journey and development from childhood to adulthood in education and careers.

Great Thanksgiving Listen
January 12, 2019 App Interview

The first part of the interview with Michael talking about his job and his experiences there.

Evelyn Gray, 97 year old retired teacher, Washington, DC 11/23/17

Evelyn Gray, a 97 year old retired teacher, is interviewed by Bethany Gibson, 15, about her life. From teaching in a one room school to being the only African American teacher in an all white school, her experiences are invaluable....


Paul talks about working hard and government corruption.