Legendary Coast-to-Coast AM host Art Bell has remarried. Hisromance with Philippine national Airyn Ruiz began after hewas introduced to her via internet videoconferencing, by afriend in the ham radio hobby.
They spent countless hours conferencing together. WhitleyStrieber says, "It became obvious to me after a very shorttime that this young woman Art had met online was aremarkable and unusual human being. She and Art connectedimmediately and deeply."
Their online romance blossomed. Strieber continues, "I wasvery worried about Art at the time. He was struggling with agreat grief. Ramona was so marvelous, and he felt as if hislife was over. It took courage for him to do it, but hechose to make changes, and not let his life stop."
Art has bought a condo in Manila, and the Bells plan to maketheir residence there. He will continue as the weekend hostof Coast to Coast AM, broadcasting from his apartment therejust as he has from his home in Pahrump.
Anne Strieber comments, "Whitley almost lost me, but we werelucky. Art and Mona were not, but she and I shared very muchthe same spirit, and I know what she would say to Art if shecould: go for it, fella. Choose life!'
Mr and Mrs. Strieber, and all of us at Unknowncountry.com,wish the Bells all happiness and every joy of their union.
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