First of the Year

2012 for me will be a year of looking forward. Never before can I recall feeling so optimistic.

(And it’s not just residual good feelings from the Eurovision chats with Andrew Bell.)

Perhaps setting the tone has been…Hold on, I might be contradicting myself there. I’ll clarify:

Let this be a year where we embrace good things with very little reservation. Where we assume the best of humanity and the best of ourselves, because well, we all are rather great. All of us.