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Calliope's Mousepad: Women Writers Online

Calliope's Mousepad: Women Writers Online

by Sarah Mankowski (Editor)


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Escape the turmoil and uncertainties with a collection of fanciful short stories, inspirational essays and explorations from women writers online.

A sampling of short stories, true adventures, articles and essays from women writers online include:

Short Stories:

  • In LA a frantic attempt to rescue an injured dog is met with indifference.
  • In Washington DC a witch's cats plot to teach two neighborhood children that black isn't bad.
  • A paraplegic woman finds romance.
  • Three female cats are brought together by tragedy.
  • An Hispanic girl seeks control of her destiny.
  • A suburban mother is desperate for more time.
  • In an ancient temple a barren woman prays to the fertility goddess for a child.

Articles and Essays:

  • A missionary wonders how a Venezuelan girl can build a new home from apple pies.
  • First impressions of Japan from a "construction gypsy's" wife.
  • A visually impaired writer discovers the Internet.
  • Christmas in Taipei.
  • A technical writer adjusts to life with MS.
  • Genealogical research uncovers fascinating facts about our "foremothers."
  • Opening lines from female novelists.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780595207817
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/28/2001
Pages: 148
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.34(d)

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