Almanac Music – Bruce Springsteen: arriving late, baseball and what is it with sportswriters?

David Wilson as bowerbird – describes a late coming to Bruce Springsteen – and collects shining pieces by Richard Ford, Joe Posnanski and Drew Magary along the way.

MCG Test, Australia v India: Day Three – The struggle (within, without)

A solitary ERegnans takes in Day 3 at the MCG and muses on life, cricket, arrogance and all that stuff.