Writers of Wales Directory

The Writers of Wales Directory is an online resource featuring profiles created and updated by the writers and creative writing facilitators of Wales, in the writer’s chosen language.

Search the full Writers of Wales Directory below by choosing from a writer’s name, location, language, genre and more (or simply scroll through the profiles in alphabetical order). Biography details are shown in the writer’s chosen language.

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Huw Aaron

Fiction, Non-Fiction, Graphic Novels, Children and YA

Huw Aaron is a cartoonist, author and illustrator, primarily of children’s books. He began as ...

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Luned Aaron

Fiction, Children and YA

Luned Aaron has written and illustrated several books for children. She also illustrates books...

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Hanin Abou Salem

Poetry, Non-Fiction, Spoken Word, Storytelling

Dr. Hanin Abou Salem is a Welsh-based writer and poet with a profound commitment to social jus...

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Rosy Adams

Poetry, Fiction, 

Rosy Adams writes multi-genre short stories. She also dabbles in poetry and plays, and is curr...

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isabel adonis

Non-Fiction, Children and YA

I was born in 1951 in London to Welsh and West Indian parents. I have lived in the Sudan and N...

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Patience Agbabi

Patience Agbabi FRSL is a popular poet, performer and children’s novelist. She has lectu...

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Duke Al

Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Spoken Word, Storytelling, Children and YA

Duke Al is a spoken word poet and facilitator. Writing rhymes is Duke Al’s therapy. From a you...

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Myfanwy Alexander


Author of the 5 novels in the Daf Dafis series, Myfanwy is also an award-winning writer of sat...

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Connor Allen

Poetry, Spoken Word, Children and YA

Connor Allen was Children’s Laureate Wales 2021-2023. Connor is a poet ...

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Nathen Amin


Nathen Amin is an author from Carmarthenshire, West Wales, who focuses on the 15th Century and...

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Serban Anghene

Fiction, Storytelling, Children and YA

Born in Romania, Serban has lived in Bucharest and London before settling in Cardiff (because ...

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Karen Ankers

Poetry, Fiction, 

Karen is a poet, playwright and novelist, based on Anglesey. She has a PhD in Creative Writing...

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