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Japan's 1,000-year-old warning


Free Spirit
Staff member
Los Angeles Times......When the tsunami struck Miyatojima island, a story passed down through generations meant residents knew what to do and kept many safe. Read More Here
This is such an interesting story I thought others might like to read it. Paying attention to those stories handed down through the generations can pay off, it did for these people.


Registered Member
I really liked that article.

I wonder if it was more effective because of the method it was passed down. Rather than a dry classroom fact, it was passed on as they would a myth or legend - but completely true. It captures our fascination with legends, but imparts factual information.