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Launch Party for The Houses Along the Wall

September 25, 2018

Holland Park Press invites you to a party to celebrate the launch of The Houses Along the Wall – A Pembrokeshire poetry cycle by Karen Hayes.

The poems in this collection create a fictional history for sixteen of the houses along the Parrog near Newport, Pembrokeshire.

Traeth Mawr – Morwellan – The Boat House – Rock House – Swyn y Mor – Ty Rees Parrog stores – Atlantic House – Craig-y-mor – Bryn Alban – Ocean House – Seagull Cottage – Parrog House – Ondara House – Bryn Bach – Trenydd – St Mary’s Church

‘This is a collection to treasure and savour; a sequence about a beloved family holiday destination that sees beyond and beneath the rose-tinted view of the tourist, as it catalogues the “smell of time’s accumulated seasons ”… the tang and singe of driftwood”.’

author & publisher
Author & Publisher

Read the poem about the Ty Rees Parrog stores.

Karen Hayes will read from the collection and sign books. Drinks and refreshments will be served.

Date:    Sunday 7 October 2018
Time:   4pm
Venue: The Boat Club House, The Parrog, Newport SA42 0RP

Boat House
Our venue – the Boat House with spectacular views