Posts made in July, 2012

Ryan Tucker – 42

42 By Ryan Tucker Ryan, 16, lives in New South Wales, Australia.  Ryan’s mother was a student at Vorentoe High School at the time and lost a friend in the disaster. Her recounting of the events and Ryan’s own research on the disaster inspired him to write this poem. He travels to school in a bus every day… Sitting there waiting, rumbling loud I ran to my bus after a hard day of...

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I had a dream last night…

Hey everyone, I had a dream last night, sharing a happier moment in the dream with Jacqueline Hurwitz, who died in the Westdene Bus Accident. I was in standard 8 that year and Jacqueline was in standard 6. We just started a relationship and I still remember very clearly the very nervous moment I asked her to be mine on Valentines day just shortly before the accident. I loved Jacqueline the first...

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