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    The debate about the true national sport of Wales has been raging for years between rugby and football fans. But a new book claims that the first and true national sport of Wales is neither of these, but the little less know sport of Handball. In...

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    Artist: Ani GlassTitle of EP: 'Ffrwydrad Tawel'Release Date: 21.04.17 via Recordiau Neb "Ffrwydrad Tawel - Through the echoes of lost industries, communities and language there is hope. Always hope." ‘Ffrwydrad Tawel’ is named after one of Wales’...

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    Paul Steffan Jones2

    No Harps


    I am not a harper I am not a Fisher King I am neither of these things I am not a father I am not a feather wing I am neither of these things I am not a player I am not a fiddle string I am neither of these things I am not a piper I am not a...

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    Back to Welsh Literature page > Read our 2016 interview with author Mari Griffith here AmeriCymru: Hi Mari, it's been a while since we last interviewed you on the site and you have an exciting announcement to make, yes? Mari: Yes, to both parts of...

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    Paul Steffan Jones2

    Song of David


    There used to be giants nimbly rolling the rocks around the known landscape to cap water spirals the people used to be giants now they were not or so they thought though suspicious of Rome they went about unarmoured along forest tracks that...

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    A famous Welsh legend has inspired a new novel which is published this week. Return from Darkness by Graham Jones is based on the story of the Twrch Trwyth, a deep vein in Welsh Mabinogi folklore. The publishing of the novel follows the Welsh...

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    This first biography of the famous Welsh painter Thomas Jones has been published this week. Thomas Jones of Pencerrig: artist, traveller, country squire by Richard Veasey is the full-length biography of the eighteenth-century landscape painter and seeks...

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    Paul Steffan Jones2

    A Welcome to Cwm Teifi


    I leave this riverthat nourished my upbringingand inspired my imaginingas you arrive,or, rather, return to its banks in the valley where the sweatof the labour of our forefathersmingled with sweet meadow streams,helping to replenish this waterway, its...

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    Allen-Ramshaw , a newly formed country duo comprised of Wayne Allen and Nick Ramshaw, will release a debut single this Tuesday, February 28. Entitled ‘Never To Return ,’ the dynamic new release chronicles a story of love gone awry. This first entry in the...

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    Ceri Shaw

    Diogelwch in Baltimore!


    If, like us, you arrive late for your flight at BWI and are desperately scrambling to get through TSA to avoid an eight hour stopover, you might fail to notice the mural at the head of the line. We didn't make our  flight BUT we were left with ample time...

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