The Real Series moves to west Wales with a new volume focused on Tenby and its hinterland. Poet, past resident and frequent visitor Tony Curtis roams south Pembrokeshire, from the coastal resorts of Tenby and Saundersfoot, west to the surfers of Stackpole and Barafundle and north to the Landsker, the cultural boundary between English speaking south Pembs and the Welsh speaking north. In keeping with the series Curtis view his area through the eyes of a local and as a visitor, digging into his own Pembrokeshire backstory - and deeper into is history but also observing keenly the Pembrokeshire of the new century.
Tony Curtis is the prize-winning author of dozen collections of poetry, and the editor of a variety of anthologies and academic books, including The Poetry of Pembrokeshire. He has written extensively about Pembrokeshire in his own poetry and written about a number of visual artists working there.