Yes, I won the Cool EP T-shirt, which is, naturally, very cool. And I have plans for it. Yes I do. As soon as I hear back from a certain someone I’ll let you know what those plans are (if the email comes back as a ‘yes’ that is).

And how cool, by the way, is this picture? Cool, cool, cool. Thanks Sarah.

Oh, and I’ve read the whole Cool EP. Three marvellous stories by three exceptional writers. An utter bargain and a terrific idea.


I saw Kate Rusby on a Channel 5 over the weekend and am a convert. She’s brilliant. Here’s a sample (how moving is the colliery band!).