Our Stories, Our Strength, Our Marathon
Our Marathon is a crowd-sourced, digital archive of pictures, videos, stories, and social media related to the Boston Marathon bombing.
We believe that sharing stories from survivors, families, witnesses, visitors to the city, and everyone around the world touched by the event will speed the healing process. This is the place to share those images, emotions, and experiences to help us understand the bombing and its aftermath.
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I was running down Boylston St. feeling good and excited to finish the race when I heard the first blast. I did not see it because I was focused on the crowd and my running, but I head the thunderous sound. I looked up and saw the smoke. I did not stop moving, but I certainly slowed down. I was confused. I initially thought it might have been a cannon (but why set off a celebratory cannon for the 4:00hr group?) or then with the smoke, maybe a gas… View