The life of John (Jack) Waltrip

My Grandfather, John Waltrip, went on a musical journey in the military, in a shop, and all around the world on a cruise ship. Along the way, he met his wife, and many friends.

Seeing you in my face

Adopted at 3 days old it’s taken 56 years to connect to my birth mother. Two continents, an adoption agency, a DNA test and Facebook reunite me to my birth family in th UK

Where Towers Once Stood

Two beautiful buildings that seemed impossible to be taken down collapsed on September 11, 2001. Aden Strong interviewed his father, Craig Strong, on January 9, 2019 in Los Angeles California. 9/11 was the day two planes were hijacked in New...

Interviewing my grandma that lives out of town

In this interview my grandma and I talked about where she was born how her and my grandpa had money to raise their family. I asked her questions like what did she like doing on her free time, which animal...

Jeremia Flores and my mom Sonia Flores talks about her past and accomplish.

In this interview, conducted in April 27, 2020 in Los Angles, California, Jeremia Flores (16) interviews his mother Sonia Flores (48) about her past and the person who she admires my grandmother. She talks about a lot about my grandmother...

Chinese Korean

We discussed my mother’s childhood and the racism she experienced. Although it there were similar situations in the book Black Boy, they were to an extreme defree. Both of these stories show how much and how little our society’s views...

Artist Kristina Shook

Kristina Shook talks about overheard and encounters on buses, trains, and in public places as a performance artist.

Young independence

In he book Black Boy by Richard, being independent is an important topic. Us teenager are being forced to be independent at a young age which come in cons and pros.

Interview

Seeing as we’ve been best friends for 5 years, I decided to interview the person that knows me better than I know myself.

Cailey Beck interviews Gina Kim

Gina Kim was born and raised in Koreatown. She is a recent high school graduate and was planning on going to Yale in the fall to study English, but due to COVID-19, has been forced to take a gap year....

A Fish out of Water

In the beginning, Michelle talks about the difficulties of adjusting to a new environment. Then, the topic smoothly transitions into one consisting of wisdom that can be applied all throughout life.

An interview with my mom

In this interview, we talked about my mom’s experiences with me as a child as well as my mom’s experiences as a child herself. We then discussed my mom’s job and workplace, including her journey leading up to the current...

Courageous Not Fearless

Exploring Life’s meaning and questions, Novick & Falardeau discuss the importance of tapping into our innermost truth albeit facing limiting fears, and how being courageous means complete and total surrender.