Tehachapi News is preparing special pages for the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, and we welcome our readers' participation and insights.

Where were you when you learned what happened, and what was your immediate reaction to the tragedy?

We invite readers to answer this question in 100 words or less. Please send your response to editorial@tehachapinews.com with the subject line: Sept. 11 anniversary. Include your name, address and phone number; your name and city or town of residence will be printed. Please also include a headshot. The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Sept. 3.