Satire
epub |eng | | Author:Anjali Joseph

For about three days and four nights Leela dwelt in a romantic-sexual haze. She had experienced this numerous times, with objects that had included boys at school, Robert Redford in ...
( Category: Satire October 1,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2011-08-31 | Author:Sophia Fraioli & Lauren Kaelin [Fraioli, Sophia]

Family Photo * * * MOM: can you be available about 1 PM on sunday for a family photo? * * * ME: Sure. Should I wear anything specific? * ...
( Category: Satire October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-01-26 | Author:Mohsin Hamid

SEVEN BE PREPARED TO USE VIOLENCE DISTASTEFUL THOUGH IT MAY BE, IT WAS INEVITABLE, in a self-help book such as this, that we would eventually find ourselves broaching the topic ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-27 | Author:Moore, Christopher J. [Moore, Christopher J.]

WAGs (noun phrase) A frankly silly acronym and phrase coined by newspaper copy editors to describe the pampered wives and girlfriends of rich soccer players. On the subject of acronyms ...
( Category: Victorian August 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-07 | Author:L. Ron Hubbard [Hubbard, L. Ron]

PART TWENTY-FIVE Chapter 1 In an optimistic mood, I conceived of a plan to make things even more all right. My nights were pretty lonely and miserable without Utanc. I ...
( Category: Espionage August 7,2020 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2018-07-11 | Author:Virginie Despentes [Despentes, Virginie]

CÉLESTE CUTS THE STENCIL WITH SCISSORS AND POSITIONS THE waves around the carp. She worked on them while studying a Hokusai drawing on the internet. They are listening to Sia. ...
( Category: Satire August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-04 | Author:Stella Gibbons [Stella Gibbons]

Poor, Poor Black Sheep MR BASIL MERRYN and Miss Pompey Taverner were dining together by the river on a summer evening. The last sunlight had gone from the tops of ...
( Category: Short Stories August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Edmund White

CHAPTER 12 Although I had intended to use the dildo on Ercole, I ended up employing it on Helen. I became slightly jealous that each time we all three got ...
( Category: Family Life August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-27 | Author:Anne Tyler [Tyler, Anne]

Monday 1:13 PM Hi Kate! We went to get marriage license! Who’s we? Your Father and I. Well I hope you’ll be very happy together. “How do you do, Pyoder?” ...
( Category: Humorous August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2001-01-02 | Author:Terry Pratchett [Pratchett, Terry]

Lord Vetinari gave Ponder a faint smile as they left the cabin. In the sudden silence Ponder... pondered. He stared at the orrery, walked around it, enlarged sections of it, ...
( Category: Sword & Sorcery August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-02 | Author:Liz Moore

“Welcome,” says Abraham, receiving the bottles of wine delightedly. “Pacifica will be down in a moment.” The Plasseys and the Harcourts and the Blandes and Georgina Thompson, widowed five years ...
( Category: Satire August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-12 | Author:Martin Michael Driessen [Driessen, Martin Michael]

Josip’s recent visit to Zagreb had not gone as he had hoped. Jana was out of sorts. Her bed was not decked, as usual, in red satin linens; in fact, ...
( Category: Satire August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-04-01 | Author:E M Foner [Foner, E M]

Twelve “I can’t stay for the whole meeting because I have to get to theatre practice,” Harry informed the other board members as he took his seat. “And I’m sorry ...
( Category: Satire August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-03 | Author:Judy Gold

Most occupants of the White House have taken it in stride, accepting that it’s just one unfortunate part of their job. Political comedy is especially important in the Trump era ...
( Category: Comedy August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-08-04 | Author:Matt Burns [Burns, Matt]

On Christmas morning, my parents gave us all a new computer for the family room and told me I could keep our old one in my room. I’d kind of ...
( Category: Satire August 5,2020 )