Anthologies
epub |eng | 2009-04-15 | Author:Michael Moorcock [Moorcock, Michael]

Leaving Pasadena I was asked by the woman why I had no pity. She sat on the floor, her elbow resting upon a couch, her head in her hand. She ...
( Category: Short Stories August 23,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Frank Wynne [Wynne, Frank]

A CONVERSATION IN ST. JAMES’S PARK Josep Pla Translated from the Catalan by Peter Bush Josep Pla i Casadevall (1897–1981). A Catalan journalist and author, Josep Pla spent his formative ...
( Category: Anthologies August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-27 | Author:Kameron Hurley [Hurley, Kameron]

“No,” Bet said. At least Lealez said nothing else. V. Bet’s partner, Keleb, too, had retired, but had chosen a canal that acted as a main trading thoroughfare into the ...
( Category: Short Stories August 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-07-14 | Author:Penthouse International [PENTHOUSE MAGAZINE]

GIVING AND RECEIVING My best friend moved away shortly after he graduated from college. John and I, along with our wives, had actually been more than best friends. We had ...
( Category: Anthologies August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-11-30 | Author:Penthouse International [PENTHOUSE INTERNATIONAL]

A Domme’s Special Valentine by Jocelyn Thaler Valentine’s midnight: Thin rattan slices through the air with a hum, a sharp report sounds, a vivid welt across firm, taut buttocks follows. ...
( Category: Short Stories August 15,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-08-09 | Author:Arthur Conan Doyle [Doyle, Arthur Conan]

Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House The fresh beauty of the following morning did something to efface from our minds the grim and gray impression which had been ...
( Category: Anthologies August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-04 | Author:Seanan McGuire [Joshua Palmatier, SC Butler]

TAMATORI Susan Jett Shizuko was nearly out of breath when she saw Keiko struggling. She swam closer. Keiko’s tenugui kerchief had come unknotted and her loose hair had tangled around ...
( Category: Anthologies August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-07 | Author:Jhumpa Lahiri

‘La moglie di Gogol’ First published in the magazine Città (14 December 1944), later included in Ombre (Vallecchi, 1954) and then in Racconti (Vallecchi, 1961). Natalia Ginzburg 1916–91 Ginzburg was ...
( Category: Italian August 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-18 | Author:Anderson, Poul [Anderson, Poul]

LORD OF A THOUSAND SUNS “Yes, you’ll find almost anything man has ever imagined somewhere out in the Galaxy,” I said. “There are so damned many millions of planets, and ...
( Category: Short Stories August 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-12-06 | Author:Robert Chandler

The Stone Flower Mramorskoye was not the only place renowned for its stoneworkers. They say that our towns too had their share of craftsmen. The only difference being that our ...
( Category: Russian August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

* * * OLALLA * * * 'Now,' said the doctor, 'my part is done, and, I may say, with some vanity, well done. It remains only to get you ...
( Category: Anthologies August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-10 | Author:Paul Negri

Morning My night ended with the morning. It was a wet day. The rain was falling and beating disconsolately upon my window pane; it was dark in the room and ...
( Category: Anthologies August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ambrose Bierce

* * * THE MOCKING-BIRD The time, a pleasant Sunday afternoon in the early autumn of 1861. The place, a forest's heart in the mountain region of southwestern Virginia. Private ...
( Category: Short Stories August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-30 | Author:Ellen Datlow (ed.) [Datlow, Ellen]

She leaves the small creatures in tortured juxtapositions. Her mother and I find them on the porch steps, in the garden, drowning in small puddles, the green hose dripping water ...
( Category: Ghosts August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-15 | Author:Gardner R. Dozois

Biographical Fragments of the Life of Julian Prince JAKE KERR After a long career as a journalist, Jake Kerr turned to fiction in 2011. That year his first published story, ...
( Category: Anthologies August 7,2019 )