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epub |eng | 2019-08-13 | Author:Chronicle Books [Thynell Ulla]

“ALL I POSSESS!” Sweden There was once a farmer who was so stingy and close fisted that he could scarcely find it in his heart to eat anything; and as ...
( Category: Scandinavian August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2006-01-30 | Author:Shikibu, Murasaki

Two monks “What could possibly prick your conscience this way? His Grace has never betrayed any such feelings. It has surprised and pained him to learn how ill you are, ...
( Category: Japanese August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-02 | Author:Songling Pu [Pu, Songling]

LXIX. THE PRINCESS OF THE TUNG-T‘ING LAKE. Ch‘ên Pi-chiao was a Pekingese; and being a poor man he attached himself as secretary to the suite of a high military official ...
( Category: Ghosts August 7,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2018-12-02 | Author:Savi Sharma

16 MEERA Since the day Vivaan left for his first trip, I woke up every single morning with a burning pit in my stomach. Before my eyes even opened, I ...
( Category: Indian August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Kazufumi Shiraishi [Shiraishi, Kazufumi]

15 HONOKA, WHOM I HADN’T seen in a while, was hardly recognizable. Her body, which used to be skinny, had become remarkably more fleshy around her shoulders and chest, while ...
( Category: Japanese August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ivan Morris

“Buy a bird?” said a policeman, glancing up from a bowl of noodles. “To eat, do you mean? Or to keep in a cage?” “It’s a beautiful songbird,” the woman ...
( Category: Japanese August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-04 | Author:Nabarun Bhattacharya

Seven Oh listen to the chorus say, that this land Is no land for lamentation. —Hironmoyee Devi April is the cruelest month, when clusters of virulent viruses run riot through ...
( Category: Ghosts August 2,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-07-24 | Author:Lafcadio Hearn [Hearn, Lafcadio]

Before the Supreme Court The great Buddhist priest, Mongaku Shōnin, says in his book Kyō-gyō Shin-shō:1 ‘Many of those gods whom the people worship are unjust gods [jajin]: therefore such ...
( Category: Occult August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-26 | Author:Qin Ming [Ming, Qin]

The luxury apartment complex on the east side of Dragon City comprised eleven six-story duplexes. The crime scene was on the second floor of one of the buildings. When we ...
( Category: Chinese August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-15 | Author:Li Bai [Bai, Li]

ON HSIN-P’ING TOWER On this tower as I leave our homeland, late autumn wounds thoughts of return, and heaven long, a setting sun far off, this cold clear river keeps ...
( Category: Chinese August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-19 | Author:Hwang Sunwon [Sunwon, Hwang]

HOUSE The rumors swept Sŏdanggol overnight: Maktong’s father had gone to the upper village to buy an ox and had gotten mixed up in gambling again. And this time he ...
( Category: Asian August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-21 | Author:Tao Chien & David Hinton

9/9, CHI YEAR OF THE ROOSTER In all its reckless leisure, autumn begins its end. Cold – the dew-charged wind cold, vines will blossom no more. Our courtyard trees have ...
( Category: Chinese July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mieko Kanai

He cradled her in his arms, supporting her back, and as he gently rocked the “mother,” whose reddish, swollen, fresh, mammalian nipples could be seen amidst her white fur, he ...
( Category: Japanese July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-30 | Author:Kafu Nagai [Nagai, Kafu]

RAIN ON AN AUTUMN NIGHT IN NEGISHI, Kurayama Nanso lived an idle life in a kind of watery world whose loneliness he relished. It was a place where one passed ...
( Category: Asian July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Takashi Kojima [Kojima, Takashi]

171 I anguish that You must Labor over The rugged mountain pass To the place of your banishment. My mind knows no rest or peace. (3723) 172 How I wish ...
( Category: Love Poems July 18,2019 )