|The Early Days of a Better Nation|
Friday, July 25, 2008
It's our neighbour's cat, for whom hedges are just more stuff to explore.
A reprint of the paperback of The Execution Channel dropped through the letterbox this morning. The first printing came out in April, so that's encouraging.
Also this morning, in the early hours of a better nation (when I, like most of it, was asleep), came the news that the Scottish National Party won Glasgow East. I must admit, I'd have been a little disappointed if it hadn't. This is one of those issues where I'm as undecided as Schrodinger's cat in a hedge. Not independence - the Labour Party. On the one hand, New Labour deserves every bloody-nose defeat it gets. On the other hand, the prospect of a Tory government in Westminster and the SNP winning its independence referendum ...