As I round the corner into my fourth decade (good grief, 30 is the fourth decade!) I have started to dwell on experiences of manliness. There is nothing more wonderfully masculine than standing around someone else’s car that isn’t working. It allows several things that men love to do in assertion of manliness. The Apportioning […]Read more "Becoming A Man 2: Roadside Assistance"
I am not a Crows fan. I do not pretend to be. However I DO live in a state that is very Crows-saturated and I AM a big footy fan, so I pick up on a few things. And I’m quite intrigued by this young, untested Crows team. Particularly Bernie Vince. Couple things about B-Vin […]Read more "Is Bernie Vince the 2011 Matt Connell?"
There is a reason that some people struggle to take professional sports seriously. Professional sportspeople are often arrogant, overpaid, egomaniacal and hyper-competitive…actually, come to think about it, I may have just specifically defined Kobe Bryant. But the thing not thought of so often in terms of professional sportspeople is the ridiculousness of their names. And […]Read more "Naming And Shaming"
I have this thing that I do every now and again when I’m feeling the need to reconnect with God/be a bit more outdoorsy/prove my own masculinity to myself. Growing up as an only child, I developed quite the love for my own company. So every now and then I go away, climb a mountain […]Read more "Becoming a man: Going camping"