Xue Er De -Fen Library

Anthology

Crawling Between Heaven and Earth by Sarah A. Hoyt

By Sarah A. Hoyt

11 formerly uncollected fictions. comprises reprints from the pages of Absolute Magnitude, Analog, Dark areas Magazine, Dreams of Decadence, and Weird Tales, 3 unique tales, plus the novelette Songs.

Contents:
Elvis Died to your Sins
Like goals of Waking
Ariadne's Skein
Thirst
Dear John
Trafalgar Square
The eco-friendly Bay Tree
Another George
Songs
Thy useless Worlds
Crawling among Heaven and Earth

Show description

Read or Download Crawling Between Heaven and Earth PDF

Similar anthology books

The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of the Year, Volume 5

The intensity and breadth of technology fiction and fable fiction keeps to alter with each passing 12 months. The twenty-nine tales selected for this e-book via award-winning anthologist Jonathan Strahan conscientiously map this evolution, giving readers an enthralling and always-entertaining examine some of the best the style has to supply.

Stories of God

Brief tales by way of one of many maximum poets of the twentieth century.

In the interpretation of MD Herter Norton
----------------

Composed in 1899 while Rilke was once in basic terms twenty-three, the interconnected stories of "Stories of God" have been encouraged through a visit to Russia the younger poet had made the 12 months formerly. it truly is stated that the vastness of the Russian panorama and the profound spirituality he perceived within the basic humans he met led him to an event of discovering God in all issues, and to the conviction that God seeks to be identified by way of us as passionately as we would search to grasp God. all of the nice topics of Rilke's later strong and intricate poetry are available within the "Stories of God," but their captivating, folktale-like caliber has made them one of the so much obtainable of Rilke's works, liked by means of every age.

The 28th Golden Age of Science Fiction Megapack: 15 Stories by Edward Wellen (Golden Age of SF Megapack, Book 28)

The Golden Age of technological know-how Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technology fiction writers who could rather be forgotten.

Edward Paul Wellen (1919-2011) wrote basically brief tales all through his lengthy profession, basically in either the secret box, but additionally (especially early in his profession) in technological know-how fiction magazines. this can be the second one selection of his technology fiction tales we have now released, and it's one other strong one.

About the Megapacks
Over the previous couple of years, our “Megapack” sequence of publication anthologies has proved to be one in all our hottest endeavors. (Maybe it is helping that we occasionally supply them as rates to our mailing checklist! ) One query we continue getting requested is, “Who’s the editor? ”
The Megapacks (except the place particularly credited) are a bunch attempt. each person at Wildside works on them. This comprises John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and plenty of of Wildside’s authors… who usually recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their very own! )

Contents:
• “Origins of Galactic Law” used to be initially released in Galaxy technology Fiction, April 1953.
• “The great Cheese” used to be initially released in mind's eye, may perhaps 1953.
• “Root of Evil” was once initially released in technology tales, December 1953.
• “The Voices” used to be initially released in Universe, March 1954.
• “The global within the Juke Box” used to be initially released in Infinity, August 1956.
• “The Superstition Seeders” was once initially released in Infinity, December 1956.
• “The Engrammar Age” was once initially released in Infinity, February 1957.
• “Utter Silence” was once initially released in Infinity, February 1957.
• “Army with out Banners” was once released in Galaxy, April 1957.
• “Sweet Dreams” was once initially released in Infinity, July 1957.
• “Dr. Vickers’ Car” used to be initially released in Infinity, October 1957.
• “Note for a Time Capsule” was once initially released in Infinity, March 1958.
• “Old Hat” used to be initially released in impressive tales, may well 1958.
• “IOU” was once initially released in If, March 1961.
• “Deadly Game” used to be initially released in If, might 1962.

Coyote Ugly and Other Tales

From the darkish depths of the earlier to the brilliant hopes of the long run, Pati Nagle's tales variety around the palette of human emotion. Named for her Theodore Sturgeon Award Finalist tale, Coyote grotesque, this quantity contains myth, technological know-how fiction, ancient fiction, romance, secret, and some surprises.

Extra info for Crawling Between Heaven and Earth

Sample text

Most of this nondramatic poetry, including a good half of the sonnets, pales in comparison to the plays. Make no mistake: Shakespeare's sonnets are, on the whole, wonderful. But he'd hardly be worshipped as he is on their basis alone. He could do amazing things in fourteen lines, but those confines were too small and too contrived for his gifts. The sonnet form was well suited to the sensibility and tastes of Shakespeare's age; by the same token, his accomplishments there were more for his age than for all time.

Eventually January goes literally blind and grows increasingly jealous and suspicious. But May figures out a way to foil him, even though he literally refuses to ever let go of her hand. I won't spoil the ending for you, except to say that what happens next involves one of January's servants, a pear tree, and an argument between the god Pluto and his wife Proserpina. Chaucer can't claim to have invented the notion that "Love is blind," which traces back at least to Classical Rome. Writers including Plautus, Horace, Ovid, Propertius, and Catullus allude to "blind love," and in medieval art we find many images of little blind Cupid.

You could say, based on surviving texts, that Chaucer's whole culture was prepared to believe the slur; but then that would just be repeating the Host's mistake—generalizing facts from fictions. - 3 5 - BRUSH UP YOUR POETRY? Chaucer's having some fun at the Host's expense here, though it isn't the first time his fun involved unflattering female stereotypes. Take Troilus and Criseyde, for another example. According to Chaucer, the god of Love, enraged at his portrait of an immoral, conniving woman, demanded that he compensate by writing The Legend of Good Women.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.55 of 5 – based on 47 votes