An Amateur's Lifelong Dedication to the Game


Golf Chronicles
was written out of the passion for the game and to raise funds to support university golf programs, The First Tee and other youth organizations that support golf in the community. 100% of the proceeds go to these programs.

Through the Green covers a number of special golf venues from Pebble Beach, Bandon Dunes, Ireland as well as the 2017 PGA Tour major championship.  The book concludes with a fictional short story about a retired executive who attempts to win a USGA major championship.

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Golf Chronicles
An Amateur’s Lifelong Dedication to the Game


Through the Green

Golf Shots, Spots and Stories – Inspirations and Aspirations

If you’re a golfer, you’ll love these books for author Joseph Bronson’s passionate description of the game.  He is meticulous in his detailing of the philosophical nature of golf and his insights into major world competitions.  His descriptions of the variety of courses he himself has played are entertaining and inspiring.  You will want to book your next tee time as you experience his descriptions of some of the greatest courses in the world.

For the golf widow or widower, the books will help you understand why your loved one spends so much time on the course.  Through the Green also extends the reach with a complete discussion on golf driving ranges and practice areas are over the world.  This game is about so much more than hitting a ball around acres of neatly trimmed grass.  The dedication required to improve your performance is the same as that which any goal in life requires.

The books are multicultural as the world itself and also a microcosm of life.  Expansive and intimate, this game has something for each part of us and for all of us together.

Help Support University Golf Programs

Golf Chronicles was written out of the passion for the game and to raise funds to support university golf programs, The First Tee
and other youth organizations that support golf in the community. 100% of the proceeds go to these programs.

Help Support Youth Golf

About the Author

Joe Bronson leveraged his successful business career  that enabled his ability to play golf all over the world and he was also lucky enough to be the only golfer in the executive suite.  Joe is a member of Monterrey Peninsula Country Club in Pebble Beach, California and Cordevalle Golf Club in San Martin, California.  He previously held membership in Mannings Heath Golf Club in West Sussex, England.  He has played 87 of the top 100 courses in the United States and has played in England, Scotland, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Ireland, France, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand and even Israel.  He is determined to get better and has been taking lessons for the last three years.

He routinely publishes his blog covering PGA, LPGA or amateur events and lively topics of the day in the world of golf.  His intention is to give the reader insights that you would never experience in the media or the golf publication.

Golf Chronicles Blog

Forever Young Golf Classic

While Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson are duking it out for the World No. 1 spot in Shanghai, China this week, something more important was taking place at Cordevalle GC in San Martin, California.  It was the Steve Young-Jerry Rice Golf Tournament benefiting the...

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USF Golf Team at Monterrey Peninsula Country Club

One of the benefits about writing about golf is the opportunity to generate revenue to support college golf programs,  The First Tee organization and other charities that benefit children.  I firmly believe that golf and education make good partners as the game adds...

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Ryder Cup–Part II

The feedback from last week's blog on the Ryder Cup was amazing so here goes Round 2 summarizing some comments from my "base." The USA players don't really care about the Cup.  They say they do but they had an opportunity to experience the course by playing in the...

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Ryder Cup 2018 “MON DIEU”

The European team stomped on Jim Furyk's U.S. squad with a convincing 17 1/2--10 1/2 victory which was one of the more significant beatings in the history of this event.  So what happened?  The United States had a tremendous team of champions that had been playing...

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The First Tee of Silicon Valley Raffle

I usually have never used the site to market things before but I'm making an exception for The First Tee of Silicon Valley.  The First Tee is holding a raffle for a package to see the first two practice days at the 2019 Masters.  The package includes lodging, food,...

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Tiger Woods–What’s Next??

Tiger Woods has had quite a year-actually he's had a terrific 3 months.  While playing decently but not contending in the first half of 2018, Tiger persisted and was determined to find "it"  and find "it" he did.  He started the year with the satisfaction that he was...

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