Plaid Cymru – A Conversion Story

Plaid Cymru – A Conversion Story

In 2004, I voted for Plaid Cymru for the first time. It was the local elections, I was living in Bangor, North Wales and I had just voted for a Liberal Democrat candidate in the EU elections. I’ve always been a bit of a liberal lefty, so I thought that I would give a...
Llamhigyn y dwr and other monsters…

Llamhigyn y dwr and other monsters…

Somewhere around the middle of 2017, my head exploded. Looking back, I realise that last summer I instigated my own, personal, Universal Declaration of Independence. In my head. I gave up FaceBook. I stopped looking at twitter (for a while at least). I took to the...
IndyFest is coming…

IndyFest is coming…

That moment you have been waiting for, it’s here. The moment that this movement gets up on it’s feet (its bare, rascally troed noeth feet) and dances. It’s time. Are you ready? Where are you going to be on the 16th of September 2017, from midday until late? Are you...
Gender politics and Indywales

Gender politics and Indywales

Why challenging gender tropes and busting myths about Wales feel more and more closely linked every day… It’s safe to say I’ve never really been a conformer. Nothing outlandish, just a low level kind of rebel. A serial non-fitter in-er. A consistent non-follower of...