Gwyn Thomas / Home / Back / Next >

Short Stories by Gwyn Thomas, (collected in book form)

122 stories have been already collected and published. 

There are ten collections of Gwynís work and many of the stories are repeated in more than one collection. 

A Hatful of Humours: A Welsh Eye Gazooka and Other Stories: 
Meadow Prospect Revisited  Ring Delirium 123: Selected Short Stories [1984]:
Selected Short Stories [1988]: The Lust Lobby The Sky of Our Lives:
Where Did I Put My Pity?    

These titles are arranged alphabetically and the number in the last column denotes the number of times they have been published in collections.

TITLE SOURCE Pub
A Clutch of Iron Thrushes Ring Delirium 123: 1
A Horse called Meadow Prospect The Lust Lobby: Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
A Pace or Two Apart Ring Delirium 123: 1
A Paling Darkness - The Seeding Twenties [1] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
A Purgative Impulse The Lust Lobby : 1
A Team of Shadows Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
A Thought For the Dragon Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
A Time for Time The Lust Lobby : 1
A Wish to Know Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
A Zone of Hush The Lust Lobby : 1
After You Mr Ziegfeld Ring Delirium 123 : 1
After You With the Illusion Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
An Ample Wish The Lust Lobby: Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
An Excessive Autumn Ring Delirium 123 : 1
And a Spoonful of Grief to Taste Where Did I Put My Pity? : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
Another Scalp for Willie Silcox The Lust Lobby : 1
Arrayed Like One of These Ring Delirium 123 : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
As it was in the Beginning Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
As On A Darkling Plain Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Bacchus Bach Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Blue Print The Lust Lobby : 1
Blue Ribbons for a Black Epoch The Lust Lobby : Selected Short Stories [1984] &[1988] 3
Brightest and Best Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Brotherly Love - Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [1] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
By That Same Door Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
Cantor Agonistes Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Change Here For Strangeness - Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [2] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Clout that Dreamer Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Cover My Flank Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Darkness and a Face Turning Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Down with the Libido Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Dust in the Lonely Wind Where Did I Put My Pity? : 1
Ewart Knew My Father The Lust Lobby : 1
Explosion Point - Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [4] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Gazooka Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
Good Night Julius The Lust Lobby : 1
Hastings Selected Short Stories [1988] 1
Have You Counted the Tooth Marks? Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
He Knows, He Knows Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Hugo My Friend Ring Delirium 123 : Selected Short Stories [1984] &[1988] 3
I am Trying To Tell You - The Seeding Twenties [4] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Into the Sunrise Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
It Figures - The Seeding Twenties [3] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Land! Land! Ring Delirium 123 : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
Lapsed Policy - Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [5] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Little Fury Gazooka and Other Stories : Meadow Prospect Revisited :
Also included in 'The Valleys', edited by John Davies and Mike Jenkins. pub 1984 by Poetry Wales Press. ISBN:0-907476-31-7
3
Lo, Hear the Jumping Gene The Lust Lobby : 1
Loud Voices, Soft Voices, No Voices The Lust Lobby : 1
Mamba My Darkling Ring Delirium 123 : 1
My Fist Upon The Stone Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 2
Myself, My Desert Where Did I Put My Pity? : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
New Every Morning Ring Delirium 123 : 1
No Dancing on the Nerve Ends Please Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Not even then Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
Nothing to Declare Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
O Brother Man Gazooka & Other Stories : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988]:
Also appears in 'Twenty Five Welsh Short Stories' [OU.P. 1971] which was reissued in 1992 as 'ClassicWelsh Short Stories'.
4
Off the Beam The Lust Lobby : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
On Leaving a Lover Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Oscar Where Did I Put My Pity? : The Sky of Our Lives :New Penguin Book of Welsh Short Stories [1993] 3
Pass the Can Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Postscript Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Reluctant Trouper - Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [6] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Ripe I Cry Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Say, Watchman Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Scalping Party - The Seeding Twenties [2] Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Show Me The Lust Lobby : 1
Simeon Where Did I Put My Pity? : The Sky of Our Lives : 2
Sitting the Monsoon Out Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
So They Came & They Took him Away -
The Seeding Twenties [5]
Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Stay As Beat As You Are -
Growing Up in Meadow Prospect [3]
Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
That Vanished Canaan Ring Delirium 123 : Selected Short Stories [1984] &[1988] 3
The Appeal Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Cavers Selected Short Stories [1988] 1
The Comeback Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Cordial Return The Lust Lobby : 1
The Couch, My Friend, is Cold Where Did I Put My Pity? : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
The Dark Philosophers The Sky of Our Lives : 1
The Everlasting Noah The Lust Lobby : 1
The Face of Our Jokes Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Fixers Ring Delirium 123 : 1
The Foot and the Snare The Lust Lobby : 1
The Hands of Chris Selected Short Stories [1988] 1
The Hard Word Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Heartís Ease The Lust Lobby : 1
The Heist Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Hoods The Lust Lobby : 1
The Joyful The Lust Lobby : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
The Leaf That Hurts the Hand Gazooka and Other Stories : Selected Short Stories [1988] 2
The Leafless Land Selected Short Stories [1988] 1
The Little Baron Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Living Lute Ring Delirium 123 : 1
The Oompa The Lust Lobby : 1
The Pelt of the Celt that Bit Me The Lust Lobby : 1
The Pot of Gold at Fearís End Gazooka & Other Stories : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
The Putters-Out Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Short Spell The Lust Lobby : 1
The Silences of Passion Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Singers of Meadow Prospect Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Speaking Shade Ring Delirium 123 : 1
The Spoil-Sports The Lust Lobby : 1
The Stammering Hammer Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Teacher Gazooka & Other Stories : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
The Touch The Lust Lobby : 1
The Treatment The Lust Lobby : 1
The Two-Stool Blues The Lust Lobby : 1
The Unquiet Fleece Ring Delirium 123 : (Also published in the Western Mail April 30th 1960 and 'The Century Collection' - a Western Mail Anthology, 1999 pub. The Breedon Books. ISBN 1 859 83 1729) 3
The Virgin Bands The Lust Lobby : 1
The Walking Compulsion Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
The Welsh Dreamer Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Then Came we Singing Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
Thy Need Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Tomorrow I Shall Miss You Less Gazooka and Other Stories : 1
Violence and the Big Male Voice Selected Short Stories [1988] 1
Water Boy Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
We are not Living, Weíre Hiding Meadow Prospect Revisited : 1
Whatís Behind You Silcox? Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Where My Dark Lover Lies Gazooka & Other Stories : Selected Short Stories [1984] & [1988] 3
Who That Up There? The Lust Lobby : 1
Will You Have Honey on Them? Ring Delirium 123 : 1
Wind of Innocence Ring Delirium 123 : 1

Gwyn Thomas / Home Back / Next >


Collected Short Stories
Last Updated July 2013
Copyright to 'The Gwyn Thomas Estate'
The Estate acknowledges with thanks the bibliography in  Michael Parnell's biography of Gwyn Thomas,  'Laughter from the Dark'.