Join Helen Renée Wuorio as she explains the extraordinary role that a small village in Cornwall played in her Alaskan Cornish love story. My incredible journey, and my Cornish story began in a place called North Pole, Alaska, and yes, there really is a town in Alaska called North Pole.  Back in 1981, my parents decided…Continue Reading “An Alaskan Cornish Love Story”

This month, Simon Pienaar, a third-generation Cornish South African writes about the effect that his Cornish ancestry has had on his art and his own sense of identity. My name is Simon Pienaar (I also work under a family name, Tamblyn). I am an artist and a Cornish South African. Most of my work revolves…Continue Reading “Cornish Soil”

Christine Lamb is a Californian girl who identifies herself as Cornish.  As a member of the California Cornish Cousins, she has written this article explaining her love of Cornwall and what it means to be Cornish overseas. While I am only one-eighth Cornish, it is the bit about myself that I like the best. Growing up,…Continue Reading “Being Cornish in California”