First chance I've had to bring this journal up to date since my birthday. A lot going on and not all easy to deal with.
First of all, the good stuff: On my 70th birthday on the 18th of December I opened gifts and cards from fans that had been left for me at the 'Plectronica' event. To say that I was deeply touched by their generosity would be an understatement. A very sincere and heartfelt thank you to everyone who sent me a gift. All were most appropriate, warmly received and have found a welcome space here in my home as a constant reminder of people's