Last week I was laying in my bed at my moms house in Colombia. At about 8 in the morning I felt my bed shake from side to side- I looked over and saw the mirror hanging on the wall was swaying. That's when I realized I had been awoken by an Earth quake.
It was a strange phenomena to be awoken that way. Turns out there had been a bigger earthquake about 4 hours away. This interesting experience made me wonder about the various "earthquakes" we can all go through in life; a