I'm starting off "Days of the Dead Week" by featuring a Days staffer, who happens to be a friend and a wrestler and another wrestler who happens to be a friend. Confused? It all makes sense at Days of the Dead.
Hardcore Heather is a wrestler I met through Resistance Pro. Mike Bucci (aka Nova, Simon Dean and more) is a former wrestler I met through RPro. Both have become friends of mine.
I knew Mike lived in the area, but I completely forgot that, until Heather texted me Saturday night to tell me Mike was there and looking for me. I quickly got back to the hotel, because I hadn't seen Mike in a couple years. We talked and laughed about old times, including our interview years back.
Wait, this is about Heather. Well, I owe Heather for me reconnecting with Mike. Heather also had a good time with the rest of the wrestlers and crew, as is the usual practice at the Days of the Dead events. It really is like a family reunion.
Ironically, I somehow missed getting my own picture with Heather. I know I already have a few with her, but I always like to get new ones at each event.
Heather Owens and Mike Bucci in Louisville, KY-September 2016.