I am working on an ambitious new project to identify a day in the year which holds some importance for me and my life. This can be something that happened either directly or indirectly, a date from history, something that has specifically inspired me or a date of achievement or special significance or just something I find quirky or interesting. Anything really that might have influenced me in some large or small way. I am calling this project ‘A Life in a Year’ and it will start on 1st January 2011.
The Scrap BookI first started this blog in November 2009 and I called it ‘The Age of Innocence’ and I intended it to be a look back over the first twenty years or so of my life by examining some of the events of the years that were making the big news. The blog was a slow starter, in the first month the statistics show six views increasing to nine in December. On the basis of these figures it is fair to assume then that not many people have read my early posts so I have decided that over five years since first publication I will go back and review them and repost: