The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
A collection of fiction by and about lesbians features an introduction that contrasts the feminist polemic of Virginia Woolf with the liberated creativity of Gertrude Stein and stories by Kathy Acker, Emma Donoghue, and Jeanette Winterson. 10,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.
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It is the hour when my fatigue, my nervous insomnia can no longer remain mute,
when I will throw my arms outside this feverish bed, and my naughty heels are
already preparing to give a mischievous kick. Then you will pretend to wake up!
Then, gendy, she leaned against her, forcing her legs slightly apart, and put her
arms around Laura's waist. She rubbed her head against Laura's breasts and
said, 'Don't be afraid, baby.' Laura tried weakly to hold her off but she said, 'I won't
They say that they shouted with all their might, shedding many tears, complaining
that no sea-breeze got up to drive away the smell, supporting under the arms and
groins one of them who has fainted, while the vomit accumulates around them ...
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In the last half-dozen years, collections of lesbian plays, coming-out stories, mysteries, and poetry have been published, mostly by small presses. Now, The Penguin Book of Lesbian Short Stories ... Read full review
SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618
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