Surviving survival: Haiti's earthquake, ten years on
That’s me. Ten years ago Sunday. January 12, 2010.
At 4:53 p.m., on a balmy winter’s day in southern Haiti, a fault line no one knew about erupted with a force twenty-five times stronger than the first atomic bomb. I was eight miles up and sixteen miles east, on my bed in the Associated Press house, in a suburb of the capital, Port-au-Prince.
I had been l…