“He’s looking at me like, 'What’s going on here?'"
One student is excited "to hear so many other people's voices."
Now anyone anywhere can record their story about someone who made a meaningful difference in their life.
Over the weekend, I was helping a friend sort through decades -- actually almost half a century -- belongings of a woman named Doris. I never met Doris. But I learned a lot about her life and personality by spending hours in her $130 a month rent controlled fourth floor walk-up.
For anyone under 30, it may be difficult to imagine a time when the gay-rights movement wasn't operating at a milestone-a-minute pace. Fortunately a wave of artistic and media projects has emerged to remind us of heroes past, to refocus us on the type of activism that helped elevate the LGBT movement and to inspire us to make that final push.
I love the passion that young people have when it comes to their futures. I have met many bright kids and young adults who possess the poise, intelligence, creativity, and courage necessary to take action.
Gweneviere Mann Describes Short-Term Memory Loss, And What She Gained From It, In Inspiring StoryCorps Animation (VIDEO)
In 2008, Gweneviere Mann suffered short-term memory loss due to a stroke that took place while doctors performed brain surgery
Hilda Chacón sat down at StoryCorps in New York City with her husband Pedro Morán-Palma to tell the story of how they met. Twenty years ago, Hilda was visiting the U.S. from her native Costa Rica... And Pedro spotted her at a party.
Barbara: Yes, and it has to do with you. Out of all of my surgeries, you have always been there when I woke up. You’re the