I’ve already had one email expressing concern about the health problem I mentioned yesterday, and I must apologise for the melodrama in the way I put it. It’s nothing life-threatening, but could affect my diet, a domain of long-standing  unchallenged habitual patterns, which is what I find disturbing.

Still on food, and on a cheerier note, the book Cookin’ is being launched on Dec 12th; it contains recipes and reflections on food by a number of Scottish musicians and creatives, all of them of greater note than me, but I’m in there too. Karine Polwart, Dean Owens and Ian Rankin will all be taking part. There’s more about it at the Cookin’ site.

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