Then spree

Website of Nia Davies, poet, editor, writer, performer

Tag: winter

Have yourself a melancholy Christmas…

Cities with a certain wintry hüzün, poverty-stricken children’s book characters, Roddy Lumsden’s grumpy thesp in Terrific Melancholy and how to survive Christmas by the radiator (books!) – a post from me on the New Welsh Review blog  (originally published in the Western Mail last year) is now available to read online at

Merry Christmas, Ernest and Celestine by Gabriel Vincent

Happy New Year!

The burning of the pud – a brandy-drenched pud!

here’s to 2012

Pud's on fire