Barry Amundson

Antonio Aversano

At the time of writing these words, as we approach 9/11/10, the bending of time is palpable. There is a paradoxical feeling that since 9/11/01 we’ve both come so far… Read more »

Kelly Campbell

Shortly after September 11, a group of Hibakusha (A-bomb survivors) from Hiroshima and Nagasaki came to meet with members of 9/11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows and encouraged us to continue… Read more »

Donald Charlebois

My brother David was the First Officer on American Airlines 77 which was diverted into the Pentagon. David shared the cockpit with Captain Burlingame. On that day we all became… Read more »

Sandra DeBella Bodley

I joined the Sonoma State University (SSU) nursing faculty in 1975; my clinical areas are community health nursing with special interests in rural health, cultural diversity and service learning. I… Read more »

Robyn B Donati

September 11th, 2001 began just like any other day. It was a sunny summer morning as I prepared my daughter for school and myself for work. In the middle of… Read more »

Loretta Filipov

My husband, Alexander Filipov was on flight 11, the first airplane to hit the North Tower of the World Trade Center at 8:46 am on 9/11/01.  Al had wanted me… Read more »

Jim Fyfe

One of my fellow workers came in late to our meeting and said that someone had flown into a building in New York. Later, we were interrupted by a phone… Read more »

Barb Fyfe

Moments from my diary. Sunday, September 9, 11 a.m. Our son called with a contagious excitement in his voice. “Mom, Dad, we are expecting another baby!!!!”  All three of us… Read more »

Emily Grandcolas

I found out about Peaceful Tomorrows through my Aunt Nancy, who is also a member of the group. Throughout my schooling and professional career I’ve been taught that when things… Read more »

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