11 years ago, our nation was changed forever. On that warm New York morning the streets of ‘the city that never sleeps’ were packed with New Yorkers and tourists going about their business, but there was nothing ordinary about that day.

In fact, most of us will remember for the rest of our lives where we were the very moment when we heard the news of the planes crashing.

And now, another year passes us by, 11 years to be exact, since the day the world stopped turning. Read some of our staff members’ personal recollections of 9/11.