Anthologies
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 | 2020-07-28 | Author:Zadie Smith [Smith, Zadie]

A WOMAN WITH A LITTLE DOG The funny thing about Barbara is she has a little dog who she insists is a well-behaved dog but who, in reality, either barks ...
( Category: Essays August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-18 | Author:Luca Veste

Twenty-Three I was driving back home when she called. My phone was in its cradle, linked by Bluetooth to the speakers, so I couldn’t even ignore the ringing if I’d ...
( Category: Serial Killers August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-19 | Author:Randall Silvis

* * * For the next three hours I watched the clock tick. I was short-tempered with a petulant Fleming, I flirted brazenly with Allison and even with one of ...
( Category: Anthologies August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-19 | Author:Michael Dickman; [Dickman, Michael]

But also that deerfly could have been a mosquito just outside the service area I could finally get through to you to reach you! The tips of its fingers Paper ...
( Category: Love Poems 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 | 2002-01-07 | Author:Neil Gaiman [Gaiman, Neil]

THE WRITER’S CHILD Tad Williams Tad Williams bounded to prominence by writing huge, bestselling novels. When I moved to America, he moved to England, as a counterweight. When he moved ...
( Category: Dark Fantasy August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:DK

< Contents The Red Room by H. G. Wells First published in 1896 in The Idler magazine. “I can assure you,” said I, “that it will take a very tangible ...
( Category: Classics August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Greg Egan [Egan, Greg]

Author's note: Where the lives of the fictional characters of this story parallel those of real historical figures, I've drawn on biographies by Andrew Hodges and A.N. Wilson. The self-dual ...
( Category: Anthologies August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-28 | Author:James Scott Bell [Bell, James Scott]

From Failure to Success in Writing As a young man I found Frank Bettger’s How I Raised Myself From Failure to Success in Selling helpful. It’s considered a classic of ...
( Category: Anthologies August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-14 | Author:Margaret Busby; [Margaret Busby]

Dorothea Smartt London-born of Barbadian heritage, she is an internationally respected poet/live artist whose books are Connecting Medium (2001), Ship Shape (2008) and Reader, I Married Him & Other Queer ...
( Category: Essays August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-16 | Author:Martin Edwards [Edwards, Martin]

THE NATURALIST AT LAW R. AUSTIN FREEMAN Richard Austin Freeman (1862–1943) was a doctor who turned to writing detective fiction to supplement his income after ill health affected his career; ...
( Category: Murder August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-06 | Author:Tony Daniel & Christopher Ruocchio [Daniel, Tony & Ruocchio, Christopher]

At Descartes, of course, they had been in a powered synchronous orbit around the largest moon of Homeawayfrom, the system’s innermost gas giant, not in a tight freefall orbit only ...
( Category: Military August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-24 | Author:Lewis Carroll [Carroll, Lewis]

Christmas Greetings [From a Fairy to a Child.] Lady dear, if fairies may For a moment lay aside Cunning tricks and elfish play – ’Tis at happy Christmas-tide. We have ...
( Category: British & Irish August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-26 | Author:Charles-Pierre Baudelaire [Baudelaire, Charles-Pierre]

I see only in the mind’s eye that camp of shacks, those piles of roughed-out capitals and sections of columns, the weeds, the great blocks turning green in the water ...
( Category: French August 5,2020 )