So we are back to doing what we did remarkably well during the #indyref campaign – Yes folk sitting in meetings with other Yes folk agreeing with each other.
But this round of meetings is necessary. There are lots of enthusiastic newbies – folk who just a few short months ago, wouldn’t have dreamed of sitting in a draughty hall talking politics. Now they are queuing to get in: all are most welcome. As are those who’ve been involved before – for decades, years or just days.
We need to vent a little behind closed doors – it can’t all be positive and onwards and upwards, without first letting off a little steam. People are masking a lot of pain and there needs to be a collective howling at the moon.
As long as it lasts for five minutes only. And most definitely isn’t played out on social media or…
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