My Heart on my Sleeve

Edited by Janet Thomas

" an inviting collection I found myself treating like a luxury box of chocolates. Which one first? What next? Is there one I want to save till last? ...a mature reflective take on a universal theme that is sometimes seen as the preserve of the young." Suzy Ceulan Hughes, New Welsh Review

Fiction, Short Stories



Loves lost, loves regained and loves that hide themselves away…over a dozen stories, new and undiscovered, from the best of Welsh women’s writing.

Heartbroken and in need of mending or in the first flush of passion, there’s something here for everyone who’s ever worn their heart on their sleeve.He

art on My Sleeve is edited by Cathryn Charnell-White translated two of the stories from the original Welsh.

WHSmith Wales Book of the Month, Waterstones Wales Book of the Month and Welsh Books Council


"The stories are edited with empathy and finesse... There are few of us who will not relate to one episode or another in this collection."
Norma Penfold,

ISBN: 9781906784669
Language: English
Categories: Fiction, Short Stories
First Published by Honno: 17th January 2013

Contributors: Angharad Penrhyn Jones, Catherine Merriman, Catriona Stewart, Dilys Cadwaladr, Francesca Rhydderch, Jane Anne Jones, Jo Mazelis, Jo Verity, Patricia Duncker, Sarah Jackman, Sarah Todd Taylor, Siân James, Siân Melangell Dafydd, Zillah Bethell

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