Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of... more.
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Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of the rare genetic condition, Progeria.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
Lillian Howell, 89, tells her son Thomas about moving from Ohio to Virginia during the... more.
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Lillian Howell, 89, tells her son Thomas about moving from Ohio to Virginia during the Great Depression.
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Recorded in Roanoke, Virginia
For our 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. At 27, Wil Smith's age... more.
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For our 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. At 27, Wil Smith's age wasn't the only thing that set him ...
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Recorded in Portland, Maine
Edwin Lanier Jr., who is homeless, to his friend David Wright.
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Edwin Lanier Jr., who is homeless, to his friend David Wright.
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Recorded in Durham, North Carolina
Johnnie Tyson tells her niece Sandra Fleming about growing up obese.
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Johnnie Tyson tells her niece Sandra Fleming about growing up obese.
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Recorded in Little Rock, Arkansas
Rick Bounds and Dorothy Biernack talk about how they met.
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Rick Bounds and Dorothy Biernack talk about how they met.
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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Queen Jackson (R) tells her case manager, Debra MacKillop (L), how she became homeless.
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Queen Jackson (R) tells her case manager, Debra MacKillop (L), how she became homeless.
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Recorded in Denver, Colorado
Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
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Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
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Recorded in Hartford, Connecticut
Retired Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz remembers his wife, Staff Sgt. Kimberly Voelz, who died... more.
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Retired Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz remembers his wife, Staff Sgt. Kimberly Voelz, who died in Iraq while disarming an ...
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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Peter Obetz (L) talks to his best friend, Jeff Jarrett (R), about being diagnosed with... more.
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Peter Obetz (L) talks to his best friend, Jeff Jarrett (R), about being diagnosed with stage 4 cancer.
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Recorded in Kansas City, Missouri
Maria Vasquez-Rojas talks with her brother, Francisco Vasquez, about being diagnosed with ovarian cancer shortly... more.
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Maria Vasquez-Rojas talks with her brother, Francisco Vasquez, about being diagnosed with ovarian cancer shortly after finding out she was ...
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Erin Ryan remembers her father, Congressman Leo Ryan, who was assassinated in 1978 while on... more.
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Erin Ryan remembers her father, Congressman Leo Ryan, who was assassinated in 1978 while on a fact-finding mission to Jonestown, Guyana.
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Recorded in , District of Columbia
Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous,... more.
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Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous, about demanding supplies from the ...
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Chris Whitney tells his friend Erin Kuka about being diagnosed HIV positive early on in... more.
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Chris Whitney tells his friend Erin Kuka about being diagnosed HIV positive early on in the AIDS crisis.
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Danielle (L) and Gabrielle Hall remember their mother Martha, who died of breast cancer in... more.
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Danielle (L) and Gabrielle Hall remember their mother Martha, who died of breast cancer in 2003.
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Dee Dickson remembers trying to get a job as a shipyard electrician in the 1970s.
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Dee Dickson remembers trying to get a job as a shipyard electrician in the 1970s.
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Recorded in Biloxi, Mississippi
Linda Hernandez remembers growing up as one of the few Latinos in Lincoln, Nebraska.
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Linda Hernandez remembers growing up as one of the few Latinos in Lincoln, Nebraska.
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Recorded in Albuquerque, New Mexico
George Hill remembers being homeless. Hill has been off the streets for 10 years.
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George Hill remembers being homeless. Hill has been off the streets for 10 years.
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Ondelee Perteet talks to his mother, Deetreena, about getting shot when he was 14 years... more.
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Ondelee Perteet talks to his mother, Deetreena, about getting shot when he was 14 years old.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois