Selected publications

On writing:

Hall of Mirrors: Aspects of the Writer-self in Fiction, Ellipsis, Nov 2019

Hall of Mirrors: Aspects of the writer-self in fiction by Stephanie Carty | Ellipsis Zine

Writing and the Unconscious, Fiction Southeast, December 2018 

Fiction Southeast – “Writing and the Unconscious: A Personal Exploration of Process and Content”

Selected competitions


Davey, Plastic Jesus and the Holy Spirit – Bath Short Story Award – 2nd Prize


The Price of Gingerbread – Bath Flash Fiction Award – Commended

The Art Gallery Attendant Nine Months After Divorce – National Flash Fiction Day Micro Competition – 2nd Prize

In Case of Emergency, Pull Cord – Exeter Writers Short Story Competition – longlist


Three Sisters of Stone – Saboteur Award for Best Novella – Winner

Cosmina Counts – Bath Flash Fiction Award – 3rd Place

Three Sisters of Stone – Saboteur Award – Winner, Best Novella

Below the Surface – Magic  Oxygen Literary Prize – 3rd place


Agency – Flash500 Novel Opening Chapter and Synopsis competition – shortlist

Agency – Adventures in Fiction:New Voices Novel competition – finalist

Hidden in Translation – Bridport Prize – shortlisted

Below the Surface – Exeter Story Prize – shortlisted

Gazpacho – Poetry and Psychoanalysis Special Prize for Mental Health Workers – Commended

Dust – New Zealand National Flash Fiction Day Micro Madness– 2nd Prize

Three Sisters of Stone – Bath Novella-in-Flash Award – shortlisted

The Meaning of Gone – Chiplitfest Short Story Competition – shortlisted

Adoption Day – The Road to Clevedon Pier poetry competition – shortlisted


See-through – Aesthetica Creative Writing Award – finalist

What Mummies are Made of – Caterpillar Story for Children Prize – commended

Ruby’s Remote Control – Artificium Short Story Competition – shortlisted

You Don’t Have To Talk About Your Daddy in Counselling if You Don’t Want to – Hysteria flash competition – winner

Stop, Stop, Stop, Go – Reflex Fiction Summer competition – 2nd Prize

Not Seen and Not Heard – Haunted Waters Short Shorts Competition – Runner Up

Born From Red – Bristol Prize – shortlisted