11 NEW STORIES - be sure to read!11 NEW STORIES ADDED
With the one year anniversary - more stories have been sent to me for their inclusion on the website. They are heart felt expriences you must read!
Also - this morning - I had a chance to participate in a one hour BBC radio show on the effects of blogging and the TSUNAMI. Also on the show was Evelyn Rodriguez - another phenominal writer / reporter / caretaker of souls from the Tsunami. I encourage you to take time to look at her site at CROSSROADS . She tells her story of returning to Phi Phi one year later.
11 NEW STORIES...
UPDATE from SURVIVOR DAVE LOWE
Dave goes to Thailand for the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY. He talks about relationships of people bound together by being survivors.
SURVIVOR: Mark Nelson
Mark was one of those on the GROUND FLOORS of Patong Beach. He was staying at the Ban Thai resort on Patong Beach. He tells of his story when the first wave hit.
SURVIVOR: Dave Lowe
Dave was working in Maldives, when water taller than the entire island hit. Read his heroic and frightening story.
SURVIVOR: Dennis Hoogenkamp
DENNIS HOOGENKAMP writes a series of emails about his TSUNAMI EXPERIENCES and work in Phuket, Kao Lak, takuapa and Aceh in Sumatra.
SURVIVING PARENTS - and the story of a daughter who did not - Leanne Cox
This is a very sad story. Leanne Cox was never found. However, her parents write to letters to their daughter, even thought she never would read them.
SURVIVOR: Saly Huyton
Four friends are awakened by an earthquake while on the island of Phi Phi. Their story is shocking.
SURVIVOR: Fiona and Simon
A boyfriend and a girlfriend come together in Thailand for a much needed vacation – and barely survive.
SURVIVOR: Pat Benton
Pat describes her and her husband’s “THREE DAYS OF HELL IN KHAO LAK”
FELIX, LOUISE & ZAC IN PHI PHI
Man, Women and son fight for their life.
Naomi Bowman describes her experience on Phi Phi – and what she is now doing to make a difference.
CHARLEY MARSHALL's story
Gary Marshall, father of 8 year old Charley – sends in Charley’s word of what happened to him.