Short Stories

Cathy McSporran has written over thirty short stories and novellas, including:Shorts 5

  • Alasdair’s Angel. Listed for the Macallan/Scotland on Sunday prize, and published in the anthology Shorts 5 (2002) – read it here
  • And Then We Sever, published in Chapman (1998)
  • Corner Shop, winner of the SAW’s Castles in the Air Award (2000)
  • The Death of Columba, published online in eSharp, University of Glasgow (2003) – read it here
  • Goldilocks, published online at Brunel University – read it here (pdf file)
  • Joe Orton’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, published in Confluence anthology (1999)
  • Newton’s Third Law of Papal Infallibility, first published in Dreamzone – read it here
  • Osmosis, published in Metropolitan (1995)
  • The Selkie’s Skin, winner of the SAW’s Castles in the Air award (1999)
  • Smoke That Thunders, published in Mslexia (2002)
  • Walking on Knives, published in Confluence anthology (1999)
  • The White Bear – NEW – read it here