Just Saying: Turn Off, Tune Out, Drop Data… The Art of Re-sensitizing

Just Saying: Turn Off, Tune Out, Drop Data… The Art of Re-sensitizing

BY SHELLEY WILDGEN - “No phone, no tel-e-phone!” she over-enunciated. “Maybe a bit of phone?” I pleaded. “Absolutely none.” Twenty years ago, I remember a conversation where my friend at the other end of the phone had become exhausted from listening to me talk about my exhaustion, so she interrupted my monotonous diatribe and ordered me a verbal phone-free prescription.

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Remembering: The Bunkhouse Buck... And Other Reminders of an Earlier Time

Remembering: The Bunkhouse Buck... And Other Reminders of an Earlier Time

By Barry Penhale - What better winter reading than a trip back to the not so distant past through an eclectic assortment of colourful, perhaps occasionally embellished stories? One such account is an amusing yarn that my delightful Bancroft friend Henry Taylor enjoyed telling whenever he was encouraged to recall old bush days.

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