1 Some days you just need a boost and today that came from phone calls from two of our daughters, one to tell me that as Grand-baby B grows she looks more and more like me. That made my heart glow! The other was to ask if they can come for New Year (of course!)
2 Happiness is phone calls from those who love you and ginger ice-cream by the sea.
3 Do watch Scroobius Pip’s animated poem ‘Library’ – commissioned by Chris Hawkins for BBC 6 Music’s celebration of libraries and performed live on his show in November 2014. It is brilliant! Please feel free to share it as far and wide as possible.