Dannie Abse – A Tribute

In the same week we celebrated National Poetry Day, we also sadly parted with one of Wales’ most talented writers – Dannie Abse, who passed away last Sunday, aged 91. As a young man, Abse started down a rather different career path; studying medicine at Cardiff University (then the University College of South Wales and…… Continue reading Dannie Abse – A Tribute

In Memory of Nigel Jenkins

Nigel Jenkins was a much-loved and internationally renowned writer. It is with deep sadness – felt and expressed both by those who knew him personally and those who did not – that 2014 has played witness to his passing. Born in 1949 in Gorseinon, near Swansea, Nigel Jenkins studied Literature and Film at the University…… Continue reading In Memory of Nigel Jenkins