Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled; to concentrate; to accept conflict...– Erich Fromm
I and Love and You →
MFC - I and Love and You This has been posted many times before, but somehow my site would not seem complete without it. Well done to Andrew Brocker, who puts together these clips. Look him up on YouTune as mfcnow.
NFL Draft Camp - 40 Yard Dash →
This will bring a smile to your face. The 40 yard dash in the NFL combine in preparation for their Draft. Normal bloke versus super athlete. Enjoy.
And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission...– Nelson Mandela
I take a sketchbook with me most places I go, mainly a moleskine, as well as an old fashioned pencil case full of a wide variety of drawing medium. Generally I like to work with pencil, but every so often I will break out some watercolour pencils. I will post some of my scrawlings from time to time. My work notes in my moleskines are often interspersed with drawings and visual observations. My...
Our daughter Chrissy stayed in Perth after we left a couple of years ago. Today she started her own tumblr page. Looks very cool, and I am confident it will be filled-up with very inventive, beautifully designed stuff. Keep an eye on it.
On the Good of the Game
My brother Brendan Schwab is the Chief Executive and General Counsel of Professional Footballers Australia (PFA). He is a Board member of FIFPro, the world players’ union, and sits as Chairman of FIFPro Asia, FIFPro’s division for Asia and Oceania. The PFA is the exclusive representative body of Australia’s elite professional footballers including the Socceroos, A-League players, the Matildas,...
Restoring the Timelessness of the Melbourne...
In recent months I have resisted the temptation of referring to the changes that are happening at our club as a ‘rebirth’. Somehow the term, as descriptive as it is, is not appropriate. Yes, there is a sense of renewal, and with that hope and energy – but it is not a rebirth. In many ways we are restoring the “timelessness” back to the Melbourne Football Club. The word rebirth seems...
Not all those who wander are lost– J. R. R. Tolkien
Baseball is too much of a sport to be a business, and too much of a business to...– Philip Knight Wrigley (1932)
I plead the fleeting moment to remain– Response from an unknown photographer when questioned what in fact he did…