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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Martha cried over it, and felt a strange sense of loss and pain; it hurt her heart a
little to read about the cherry-picking. Her idol seemed to be less her own since
she had become the idol of a stranger. She never had taken such a letter in her ...
My heart beat violently, my breath came fast and unevenly, with the expectation
of some extraordinary event which was going to happen the very next minute. At
the opening of every door, at the sound of the most casual footstep, my solar ...
I would hug it to my heart. Yes, hopeless. It was that that gave my passion dignity,
that made it worthy of respect. No other love, no love of man and woman could
ever be as disinterested as mine. It was I alone who loved - it was I alone whose
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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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