"I wanted a picture of the person who had allowed me to live."

Rick Bounds and Dorothy Biernack talk about how they met.
Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Produced by
Katie Simon with Yasmina Guerda

Facilitated by
Cambra Moniz

Themes
Legacy
Struggle

"What was the hardest part about me being gone?"

Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
Recorded in
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Matt Herman

Themes
Griot
Growing Up

"I do the decorating, paperwork, whatever law enforcement's needed."

Warren Weems (R), who is a teacher's aide in his wife, Robin's, first-grade classroom, is interviewed by his son Jason (L).
Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Warren Weems (R), who is a teacher's aide in his wife, Robin's, first-grade classroom, is interviewed by his son Jason (...
Recorded in
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher

Facilitated by
Carolina Correa

Themes
Griot
Struggle
Teachers
Work

"She died on an incident that I sent her on."

Retired Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz remembers his wife, Staff Sgt. Kimberly Voelz, who died in Iraq while disarming an IED.
Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Retired Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz remembers his wife, Staff Sgt. Kimberly Voelz, who died in Iraq while disarming an ...
Recorded in
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher

Facilitated by
Gaspar Caro

Themes
Military
Struggle
Witness
Work

"You followed my footsteps and I thought it was great."

Ledo Lucietto and his daughter, Anne, talk about how their family's mechanical inclination has been passed down through the generations.
Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Ledo Lucietto and his daughter, Anne, talk about how their family's mechanical inclination has been passed down through the generations.
Recorded in
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Rose Gorman

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Discovery
Growing Up
Wisdom
Work