I Have Experienced Earthquakes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 69 People

    I grew up in California,

    and remember very well the big one in 1989.
    Mrskatearch Mrskatearch
    31-35, F
    Sep 3, 2015

    This morning I was awoken at about 6:30am by an

    earthquake. The epicenter was 1.5 miles north of my home, with a magnitude of 4.2. This was not a huge earthquake, meaning nothing fell off the shelves, or fell down at all. it was a jolt, not a sliding of the tectonic plates, but a quick shift of them. The movement only...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi
    46-50, F
    Aug 17, 2015

    This Past Year

    This passed year,I’ve experienced earthquakes,The fear,Horror of it all,Had premonitions,That came to pass,All I could do,Was sit and wait,I knew not only,Where I’d be,Home alone,What I’d see,That fatal day,I heard the cries,I felt the fear,How could I have be so accurate...
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Aug 30, 2011
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