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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That it was being a girl that was responsible for the suffering. Later I felt the same
way. I thought man had found a way out of suffering by objectivity. What the man
called being reasonable. When my husband said: Lillian, let's be reasonable, ...
Laura felt such a wave of passion come up in her that it almost smothered her.
She thought she couldn't stand it. And then she didn't think at all. She only clung
to Beebo, half tearing her pajamas off her back, groaning wordlessly, almost ...
We all looked at one another quickly. We looked at everyone at the table except
you. You didn't look at anyone. You willed the thing to happen. I knew. No one
else knew, but I did. You knew I did. We all felt ashamed. I felt ashamed. I wanted
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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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