I Am Boston Strong

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 31 People

    I can't believe it's been a year.

    I went to bed at around this time last year telling myself that you were okay. No one had heard from you, or Karen. But we knew that there were only two casualties, thank god, so therefore there's no way it could be you. Absolutely not. There was some explanation for it...
    megalegaloo megalegaloo
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 15, 2014

    God, what an awful day.

    It’s that tired cliché that this sort of thing can’t happen here; it always happens in “the other town”. Well, I and several millions of others came to realize that it can happen anywhere, and you realize it quicker when it hits right in your own backyard. I think this...
    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil
    22-25, M
    Apr 15, 2014

    Yes

    I am not from Boston  but have been there many times for Red Sox games. I lived in CT more than half of my life, it was basically right around the corner. I am Boston Strong, and will always be! 
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 20, 2013

    As we approach the anniversary of the horrific

    Boston Marathon bombing we start to feel melancholy. I am from Vermont and I remember working on the day of the bombing, us workers were excited for the Marathon and some were even holding bets it would be the biggest event of the year in Boston. I was on break watching with...
    kitcat2013 kitcat2013
    22-25, F
    Apr 11, 2014
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