Off the Half Back Flank

Bob Murphy is an Australian Rules Footballer who plays with Footscray in the AFL. He writes a very thoughtful column in The Age, not always on football, because he is s very thoughtful guy. I’ve had the pleasure of having a kick of the footy with him with the bunch of guys I run around […]

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I woke up with the ceiling in bed

So said  the young woman on the supermarket checkout to me this afternoon. We had a wild old night here in Melbourne last night, with some mighty thunder and lightning, and a month’s rain in the day.  I was somewhat surprised that I was getting conversation more than the standard Hihowareyouhaveyougotaflybuyscardschequessavingsorcredithaveagoodday incantation, but the young […]

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