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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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.
She sits by the window and looks out onto the street as though she is waiting for
something, waiting for rent control to end, or waiting for something else to begin.
She sits by the window waiting for something, and pulls a long string through her
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618 26
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