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Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

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    • 4.5 • 3.4K Ratings

Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

    Making It Count

    Making It Count

    This week on the StoryCorps podcast, we hear from a mother and daughter about how they became poll workers together, and what this last election day was like in their Philadelphia neighborhood.

    • 12 min
    Things Are Looking Up

    Things Are Looking Up

    On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, to kick off 2021, we're hearing stories from people who made big changes in their lives, started anew, and were happier for it.

    • 9 min
    Saying Goodbye To The Great Ones

    Saying Goodbye To The Great Ones

    On this episode--as we close out 2020--memories of four people we lost this year, but who left us with lessons on how to live courageously.

    • 17 min
    To Grandmother's House We (Sorta) Go

    To Grandmother's House We (Sorta) Go

    On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're celebrating the holidays by sharing stories of the people who matter most—family.

    • 13 min
    A Little Piece Of Mommy On Earth

    A Little Piece Of Mommy On Earth

    On this episode, how Alice Mitchell and her younger brother Ibukun Owolabi found a way to move forward—from baby steps to teenagehood—after losing their mom.

    • 15 min
    Living My Life Like It's Golden

    Living My Life Like It's Golden

    On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, how stepping into quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic helped a man in his 90's step out of the closet.

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
3.4K Ratings

3.4K Ratings

rnphn ,

Please just do what you do best

I love this pod, but I need you to release stories that have Nothing to do with COVID super please. Just do what you do best please.

frissjan ,

The new host is disappointing

The new host.... how? Why? It sounds like you hired the Summer Intern. 😞

Rachel Con ,

So good!

I can’t wait to hear more!

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