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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She would have to wait. She fell on her bed, meaning to rest for a minute before
she took her bath. But so tired was she that before five minutes had passed she
was asleep. She woke up to hear small sounds in the bedroom, and it seemed ...
Every Sunday morning at 7.00 a black cab pulled up by the front door of our
house and you were waiting for it. You stood inside the tall bay window to the left
of the door coming in. You held the heavy beige curtain back with your left hand,
'Oh they all want it yesterday,' agreed Lizzy philosophically, sensing a return and
even a wait, during which she could eat her cheese roll. 'Well it's not possible!'
shrieked the client in a rage, stamping his foot on the shredded envelope.
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