Hiraeth – Mountains Live Here

There is a certain sort of Wesh day where the mountains get eaten by the sky.  One minute they are there in true majestic splendour and the next all that can be seen is a blanket of grey cloud.  These are the sorts of days where drinking hot chocolate by the fire is high on the agenda.

If you listen carefully you will often hear many a Welsh man (and woman) whisper of something know as Hiraeth. It has no direct English translation but is sort of like a longing, nostalgia and wistful yearning for Wales.   This series is my own way of embracing my feelings of hiraeth and sharing just a little bit of my magical Wales with you.

If you feel your own hiraeth welling up inside and fancy a bit of Wales on your walls then why not pop on over to my Etsy shop to see what you can find?

mountains live here

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