Two spooky-season stories of getting over the hill

October 21, 2021

By John Akal
Golden Transcript

Today is my birthday. I was born on Oct. 21, 1959 in Denver. That makes me 62 years old as of today. That means I am coming up on the 62nd Anniversary of my first experience in Golden. It happened a few days after I was born when my parents were driving me home from the hospital. That was the day that my happy Father forgot to check the gas gauge on his car in all the excitement of bringing his new son home and ran out of gas on Hwy. 6 just before he got up the hill to 19th Street… Read more…