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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They were soft and white around the sides but brown on the bottom from the tray
and beige to brown to dark brown on the top like shellac. When we tore them
open they were soft and white inside with raisins. We counted the raisins. We did
What was good was to take a small bite from the edge and break the surface and
make an opening and then, poking and folding one finger into the warm inside,
pull out a thick wad of pure soft bread. We made shells; we hollowed out the ...
When I awoke, I was lying on a soft bed, near a shuttered window. I could see
bright sunlight between the slats, and birds were singing musically outside. '
Where am I?' was my first thought, then as memory flooded back, 'and where is
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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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