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New poem – Desperately

I have just added some new poems to the Poetry section of this website, including Fields and Factories (which I wrote on a recent train journey) and my latest poem Desperately (which takes me back to the typical Christmas of my... Continue Reading →


5 Minutes With…David Brayley

David is an author and sports writer from Swansea. He has just finished his fifth book, Champion of Champions, after success with books like the critically-acclaimed There's Only Two Tony Cotteys, and Premier League Diary with Wales football Captain Ashley Williams, a... Continue Reading →

Crowdfunding art with M J Forster – the next phase

A couple of weeks ago I talked about how crowdfunding art may create a new generation of artists and supporters, the benefit being that artists can fund unique works and supporters could even receive a unique item in return (as... Continue Reading →

Crowdfunded art – the new way to connect artists and fans?

I am a huge fan of art, though it is in the 'I may not know art, but I know what I like'  sense and I am therefore not the most cultured (or knowledgeable) in the world. I really enjoy modern,... Continue Reading →

Getting Lost in Stranger Things

This is a spoiler-free post about Stranger Things. Yes I am addicted, if I find a show I like (really like) then I have to watch the whole thing as quickly as possible. Late nights, downloaded box sets, even early mornings... Continue Reading →

The things I flippin’ love about Wales

Today is St David's Day, the one day each year that we wear leeks and daffodils upon our chests with delight, and dress our children in traditional (and maybe a little unusual) Welsh outfits. As a proud Welshman I just wanted... Continue Reading →

Doused in Mud, Soaked in Bleach – we need justice for Kurt

I watched Soaked in Bleach (twice) a couple of days ago - a stunning documentary on the tragic ending of Nirvana's front man Kurt Cobain. I needed some time to gather my thoughts before writing this, so here goes: Kurt... Continue Reading →

David Bowie – an icon for a generation

R.I.P. David Bowie. I discovered the sad news this morning just as I got out of bed thanks to a Sky News app alert. I was so shocked, and immediately told my wife who was also upset, leading to both... Continue Reading →

Star Wars: My Awakening

NEW POST | Star Wars: My Awakening (my first Star Wars movie! No spoilers) @UKBloggers1 @blogsretweet @Bloggerbees @welshbloggers_ #filmblog #lbloggers

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