The Milk of Human Kindness: Lesbian Authors Write About Mothers & Daughters - The Editor's Cut [NOOK Book]

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"Stories and memoir that will touch your heart and stay with you long after the last page is read." ~The Independent Gay Writer

This remarkable anthology contains stories, essays, and memoirs by some of the brightest stars in the lesbian writing world: Katherine V. Forrest, Lee Lynch, Radclyffe, Karin Kallmaker, Cameron Abbott, Ellen Hart, Lori L. Lake, Caro Clarke, J.M. Redmann, Jennifer Fulton, Gabrielle Goldsby, Lois Hart, Carrie Carr, SX Meagher, Jean Stewart, Cate Swannell, Therese Szymanski, Kelly ...
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The Milk of Human Kindness: Lesbian Authors Write About Mothers & Daughters - The Editor's Cut

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Overview

"Stories and memoir that will touch your heart and stay with you long after the last page is read." ~The Independent Gay Writer

This remarkable anthology contains stories, essays, and memoirs by some of the brightest stars in the lesbian writing world: Katherine V. Forrest, Lee Lynch, Radclyffe, Karin Kallmaker, Cameron Abbott, Ellen Hart, Lori L. Lake, Caro Clarke, J.M. Redmann, Jennifer Fulton, Gabrielle Goldsby, Lois Hart, Carrie Carr, SX Meagher, Jean Stewart, Cate Swannell, Therese Szymanski, Kelly Zarembski, Georgia Beers, Talaran, Julia Watts, and Meghan Brunner.

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Editorial Reviews

JustAboutWrite.com - Just About Write
[W]ith touches of humor, love, edginess, and adversity, this anthology has something for each of us, whether mother, daughter, or both. It takes a special bravery to open yourself to the public gaze, in fiction as well as in fact. I'm grateful to the women of The Milk of Human Kindness who shared their emotions with us.
Lambda Book Report
This collection of "thought-provoking and touching stories" about "love and loss, happiness and heartbreak" would be a great gift.
Books To Watch Out For
[L]esbian writers use both fiction and memoir to address that delicate relationship between mothers and their dyke daughters... [I]t’s a fine collection that addresses a wide variety of experiences,
Independent Gay Writer
Stories and memoir that will touch your heart and stay with you long after the last page is read.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013621046
  • Publisher: Launch Point Press
  • Publication date: 2/5/2004
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 280
  • Sales rank: 854,414
  • File size: 302 KB

Meet the Author

Lori L. Lake is the award-winning author of numerous novels and collections of short stories and anthologies. She is a 2007 recipient of the Alice B. Reader Appreciation Award, and in addition to a 2005 Lambda Literary Finalist in the anthology category, Lori has been the recipient of nine Stonewall Society Literary Awards. Have Gun We'll Travel was a 2006 Golden Crown Literary Award Finalist, and in 2007 she won the Ann Bannon Popular Choice Award and a Golden Crown Literary Award for Snow Moon Rising. Lori lived in Minnesota for 26 years but re-located to Portland, Oregon, in 2009. She presents seminars and workshops on writing topics such as character building, plot, the writing process, the writing life, mystery structure, and form and structure in the modern novel. When she's not working at her computer, you can find her at the local movie house, singing with the Portland Lesbian Choir, or curled up in a chair reading. Lori very much likes to hear from her readers. You can find out more about her via her website: www.LoriLLake.com.
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