The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
In this wide-ranging anthology, 32 women from Britain, continental Europe and the Americas express the depth and complexity of lesbian literature. Including stories about coming-out and cross-dressing, as well as vampire tales, science fiction, parody, and romance, this collection "casts the world in a different light." -The New Republic.
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Marcie laughed at her surprise. She walked over to her bed and stood beside her
for a moment. She smelled gorgeous - intoxicating, sweet and clean, faintly
powdered, warm and damp from her bath. She looked sleepy, soft, very feminine.
Marcie smoothed Laura's hair off her hot forehead. 'You must have loved him a
lot.' In a sudden convulsion of desire, Laura threw her arms around Marcie,
pressing her hard, tight in her arms. Her need was terrible, and a sort of sob, half
Like Jack, like Marcie, like many others, she realized it slowly. Laura's singular
face fit no pattern. It had to be discovered. Laura herself had never discovered it.
She didn't believe in it. She grew up convinced she was as plain as her father ...
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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 26
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