Author Archives: browney

Alice’s Restaurant

If you haven’t ever listened to or haven’t recently listened to Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant, I suggest  make yourself a coffee, sit down and listen to it. I hadn’t listened top it for many years until it just appeared on … Continue reading

Posted in Music, weekendcoffeeshare | Tagged , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

The Diary of a Slow Traveler – who needs a travel guide when you have Kit & Ace

Before making our short trip (no slow travel this time) to California we had looked at the travel guides at our local bookstore and bought the Lonely Planet guide. It served us quite well as did our traditional “go to” … Continue reading

Posted in Slow Travel, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Diary of a Slow Traveler – Conference trip to California

This morning was our last coffee with our daughter before we depart for a quick trip to the USA. I was successful in having the paper I wrote based on my Honours Thesis accepted into two conferences in California. I … Continue reading

Posted in Italy 2015, Slow Travel, Study | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Time Pressure – The Clock is Ticking

Since leaving my life as a professional I seem to have had time but not at the moment. In the last couple of weeks I have felt the pressure of the clock. For the first time since I embarked on “What’s … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing, Slow Travel, Study, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

What great memories – Peter Endersbee RIP

It was with great sadness that I read today of the death of Peter Endersbee. Peter Endersbee was a member of the Sturt Football Club at a time when they were near unbeatable.  He was an important part of my … Continue reading

Posted in Sport | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments