In 1985, I went to the movie house with my friends and watched The Goonies. Actually, I’m just assuming I did because I’m from a small town and on Friday nights my friends and I were usually either at the Family Recreation Center or we were at the movies. I don’t actually remember my first time watching The Goonies. It has become one of those I have watched so much that I can’t really remember a time before I knew Mikey and the gang. I will say that from the first watch I felt like an honorary Goonie. Thankfully, it wasn’t until many years later that I discovered otherwise.Continue reading
My sister, NJ, is getting ready to start a new adventure in another state. She is heading north and will be going back to school. Her furniture, however, is only going halfway and will be stored in a brand new – freshly painted shed in my parents’ backyard.