"We really are two sides of the same heart."

Starr Cookman (L) and Kylee Moreland Fenton (R) talk about being best friends for more than 30 years.
Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Starr Cookman (L) and Kylee Moreland Fenton (R) talk about being best friends for more than 30 years.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Sarah Geis

Themes
Friendship

"You'll be the fourth generation of the family line."

Don Byles talks to his daughter Mackenzie about their family's funeral home.
Recorded in New London, Connecticut
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Don Byles talks to his daughter Mackenzie about their family's funeral home.
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Recorded in New London, Connecticut
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher with Kaitlin Roberts

Facilitated by
Luis Gallo

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"We're scarier than the person that's abusing them."

Happy Dodson (L) and Taz Roman (R), members of Bikers Against Child Abuse, talk about their work.
Recorded in Norwich, Connecticut
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Happy Dodson (L) and Taz Roman (R), members of Bikers Against Child Abuse, talk about their work.
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Recorded in Norwich, Connecticut
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher

Facilitated by
Luis Gallo

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Friendship

"It was a filthy job."

Mark Sullivan remembers working summers on a tobacco farm in the late 1950s.
Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Mark Sullivan remembers working summers on a tobacco farm in the late 1950s.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Sarah Geis

Themes
Growing Up
Work

"I would see tons of doctors..."

Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Growing Up
Historias
Struggle
Witness

"I had never been to the circus before..."

Maureen Krekian tells her daughters, Lynn Everett and Joanne Krekian, about surviving the Hartford Circus Fire of 1944.
Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Maureen Krekian tells her daughters, Lynn Everett and Joanne Krekian, about surviving the Hartford Circus Fire of 1944.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Ryan Murdock

Themes
Growing Up
Witness

"I really, at first, didn't want to pick the parents..."

Stacy Cooper (L) to Karen Smith (R), who is raising Stacy's biological daughter in an open adoption.
Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
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Stacy Cooper (L) to Karen Smith (R), who is raising Stacy's biological daughter in an open adoption.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
Produced by


Facilitated by
Ryan Murdock

Themes
Friendship