The world has clearly gone mad in 2016 (well, actually since the death of David Bowie – was he holding the fabric of the universe together?)
Our lords of mis-rule are liars and fools and there is a depressing tendency toward what is being labelled as “posh” racism.
So it lifted my spirits to see this sign at the Usher Hall as once again Edinburgh waits to welcome artists and visitors from all over the world for the Edinburgh International Festival, the Edinburgh International Book Festival and the Fringe Festival
There are certainly maleficent forces adrift over which we have limited control…meanwhile, we can all just be a bit nicer and more respectful to each other. That’s a start.