Today’s relationship spark:
Danny Perasa and his wife, Annie, came to StoryCorps to recount their twenty-seven-year romance. As they remember their life together from their first date to Danny’s final days with terminal cancer, these remarkable Brooklynites personify the eloquence, grace, and poetry that can be found in the voices of everyday people when we take the time to listen.
Uploaded to YouTube by StoryCorps on August 13, 2010.
Directed by: The Rauch Brothers
Background Layout & Design: Jim Smith
Producers: Mike Rauch & Lizzie Jacobs
Animation: Tim Rauch
Background Painting: Bill Wray
Audio Produced by: Michael Garofalo & Sarah Kramer
Label: The Kora Records
Publisher: House of Hassle
Major funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
“Webcam 101 for Seniors” is a funny video clip of a likable older couple learning to use their computer’s web camera. The clip is a little under 3 minutes, but it’s full of inspiration if you ask me. The two are open to learning something new, and they’re learning together. Although the hubby seems a bit bored, he is still sweet to his wife and keeps the session lively, too.
Read more about Bruce Huffman, 86, and his wife, Esther, 79, of the Hillside Retirement Community in McMinnville at The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/14/bruce-huffman-esther-huffman_n_962277.html