Letter from Wales – written for Granta Magazine, online.
Milk – written for The Lampeter Review
Aberarth – written for Wales Arts Review as part of their project to create a ‘fictional map’ of Wales. Appurtenant notes and sketches to the story are here, and an attendant map, here.
The Buzzard – written for the Scritture Giovani project, 2008, on the theme ‘Sunshine‘ – also translated into Italian, Turkish and German.
The Dig – from the forthcoming novel of the same name, in Granta 119: Britain, May 2012; shortlisted for the 2013 Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story Award.
Hear the author talk about The Dig: with Ted Hodgkinson of Granta Magazine; on the New Welsh Review podcast.
The Fart – Kindle mini story, available from Amazon
Book of a Lifetime
My book of a lifetime, for the Independent, March 2015.
“Put the nets out. Write. Everything else is a side effect…” Cynan Jones – Author’s Notes, Western Mail, 7th April 2012
Know your limits
Falling out of a kayak in a squall. Five Minute Memoir, The Independent, 16th December
FLIP and FLUPP – A fleeting visit to Brazil with The British Council and Granta Magazine. Brief notes from a brief trip
Children’s story The Piano Player’s Hands chosen for Richard & Judy’s Winning Stories, (Chrysalis 2003).
The Babysitter, from the novella After the Factory in Parthian’s Urban Welsh anthology, 2005.
The Epilept, in Seren’s haunting collection Sing, Sorrow, Sorrow (2010)