Monthly Archives April 2016

The chippy’s great! RIP Victoria Wood

The chippy’s great! And so were you, Victoria Wood (1953 – 2016). A multi-talented woman: she could sing, dance, play and write music and created some of the funniest comic scenes and characters of British television from the 1980s onwards: the “Dinnerladies”, Margaret of “Pam and Margaret”, Mrs. Overall. She liked to work with a […]

All is well

My father passed away recently. I was with him in his last days. I played this song over and over during those days. It gave me strength. The words, or very similar ones, crop up in most parts of the world. The original may be from the Upanishads, I’m not sure. If you know someone […]