Tag Archive | growing up

Radio Days (1987)

Director: Woody Allen

Starring: Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest, Julie Kavner

Release date: January 30 (US). My second ‘Woody’ of the series – heh! – only about two write-ups ago as well. As with Danny Rose, I bypassed this one on release too. May contain a violent rabbi and spoilers…

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Kloipy’s Stephen King Series: Stand by Me

I was lucky enough to grow up in the time before the internet. I lived surrounded by forests and mountains. Each day growing up was a day spent exploring. Each discovery felt important, each step filled with the importance that childhood can bring to it. The days seemed as long as my shadow on the grass at noon. And at night, with the windows open, I’d listen to the songs of the crickets, the sweet whisper of the wind through the fields, and I count the stars until I fell asleep. TV at the time wasn’t important, it was my friends, and the tantalizing thought of what lay beyond that next hill. Read More…