Song of the Silverbacks

Postcards from the Wise ol’ Fools


When I was a child I was taught cribbage in the bar by an old forester called Jack Chalmers. I will never forget his calm, kind ways.  As we age, society slowly disengages us from centre-stage.  What a shame that knowledge loses a soapbox.  What we really need as a society are the ears of a child. You can find out more about two of these fellas in the stories section – Sparrowman and Paddy Dweller.