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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Everyone would reach for a roll, a white one and, when everyone had one, there'
d be one left; you'd take it. It was always the last one, the wheat one. You'd lean
forward in your chair and reach your right arm over the basket and flex your ...
If there was ever more than one wheat roll, we'd argue over it because it was
special, but also because they were better. If there were two wheat rolls, we'd all,
all of us except you rush to grab one of them. None of us ever dared touch both of
We all got our rolls and passed the butter and marmalade around. There was
usually only one wheat roll and it was always yours. One day - it was a Monday
after you'd been to St Greg's - you weren't at breakfast. You were out somewhere
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618
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