The theme for SMHAF 2015 was Passion. Read the shortlisted entries from our writing competition, collected in this ebook illustrated by Josie Valelly.
The winning entries were selected from over 120 entries by a jury including journalist Kenny Farquharson of the Times, screenwriter Donna Franceschild, singer-songwriter Rachel Sermanni, Dr Elizabeth Reeder of the University of Glasgow, and Gordon Johnston, chairperson of Bipolar Scotland
Click here or on the image below to read the eBook as a PDF.
Selkie by Harry Stigner
November by Michelle Chen
A Letter to V. by Clare Blackburne
Passion by David Subacchi
Old Woman With Masks by Jen McGregor
close by Eileen Taylor
Letter to My Sixteen Year Old Self by Aymie Black
kiss by Brian Reid
Dear Mum by Lubna Kerr
Vicious Little Stars by Alyson Lawson
Lutine Bell by Douglas Nicholson
Passion by Reyah Martin