Almanac Local Footy – Community football: Nothing better

Anne Cahill Lambert fulfilled her duties as an aunt on a cold Canberra day, trekking down to Phillip Oval to watch her niece compete for an improbable Grand Final berth.

Paul Kelly, Footy and the Almanac

Paul Kelly is God – got it.  Or at least the Australian version of God.  For me.  My Australian God.  Of course I have American gods – Dylan and Springsteen.  And a Brazilian God – Paolo Coelho. Enough already.  So I am a polytheist, and these are the people who remind me about what is [Read more]