Cheerful Voices by Kathryn Rose My grandfather used to sing this to me. He sang a sort of postlude, too, to a different tune which I have now forgotten. I don’t know why pig mortality was something my grandfather was … Continue reading
When I was choosing music for the wedding, I had a bit of a hard time: there was so much that was good, and that I wanted to include, but it was also important that the wedding itself not be … Continue reading
Ruth of Moss and Jones asks: What are your earliest music experiences? What do you remember, perhaps vaguely, being played in your house when you were a toddler / pre-school aged child? This is interesting: I think for me, the … Continue reading
On Tuesday night, hairyears asked me to marry him. I said yes. We are both delighted.
I’m visiting ancestral lands, and part of this particular trip has involved sorting through the last of my things in my father’s house, which will be put up for sale in spring 2013. It’s been an emotional few days. I … Continue reading