Tragedy

Shuttle model

I remember when the space shuttle blew up...

A sad day at the pre-school as seven humans headed for Earth's orbit. Sadly, they made it only just more than a minute towards weightlessness before suffering a catastrophic failure that ended an ambitious mission and silenced the sparks of their lives.
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I Remember The Challenger Explosion

Originally written for the 30 year anniversary In 1986, I was a tiny child - only 5 years old in Albuquerque, NM - when space travel took over my squishy little brain. I don't know why my mother was with me at the time, but we were at the cute little preschool/kindergarten that my family dropped me...
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