1. Watching the stupidest of our three cats trying to break into a suitcase but mostly succeeding in sticking stray socks to his feet
2. Red peppers
3. Writing my first poem in three months
4. The way long afternoon sunlight can colour a photograph
5. Flannel, even though I don't happen to own anything flannel at the moment
Wage a battle against embitterment and take part in 365 days of Grace in Small Things.