This blog was one year old on Feb 2nd.
And the writers' group I belong to, Words and Biscuits, was 10 years old in January. We met at my home for readings of work and birthday cake with candles.
Also the poetry reading group I run, the Golden Pear poetry reading group, was 5 in January. It has been cake all round!
In this month of the pearl, "helmikuu" in Finnish, the word for birthday is syntymapaiva, another wonderful mouthful, and one of the few words I can still remember because thereby hangs a tale which I may perhaps tell here one day....