Category Archives: Willie Brant’s Diary

CARBON TAX AND CODFISH

THE CONTRARIAN A PAGE FROM WILLIE BRANTS DIARY – Joe and I were playing a few hands of crib to pass away a snowy Saturday afternoon.  Just to make conversation, I remarked that there seems to be a lot of … Continue reading

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STOICISM

THE CONTRARIAN   Stoicism is an ancient system of philosophy which can be summed up as ‘do not sweat the stuff you cannot do anything about’, although it is more than that. Stoicism might be the best philosophy for those … Continue reading

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ANARCHISTS

THE CONTRARIAN WILLY BRANT’S DIARY   Joe was really cheerful when I met him at the group mailbox yesterday morning. Said he had been up half the night, and was quite pleased with himself, as he had managed to distill … Continue reading

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AN ELEVENTH PROVINCE

  THE CONTRARIAN A page from Willy Brant’s Diary–   Have you ever had one of those nights where your brain keeps wandering from subject to subject, and you wonder when you will sleep? That was me last night.  I thought … Continue reading

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WINDMILLS, AND STUFF

THE CONTRARIAN   A page out of Willy Brants diary – I just got up, and was stretching the old body this way and that while looking out the front window, when I saw Joe’s ratty old tractor turn in … Continue reading

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WHALES ARE PERSONS

THE CONTRARIAN A page from Willy Brant’s diary —  Got home from town the other day with lunch including two large orders of fries from the Chip Wagon downtown, Joe and I agree they are about as good as it … Continue reading

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THE THREE STOOGES

THE CONTRARIAN   A page from Willy Brant’s diary – Seems like it is getting harder and harder to find anything I want to watch on TV anymore. Instead of the documentaries we used to have, we see some loser … Continue reading

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