Monthly Archives: October 2013

Win a free copy of the eBook of The Second Mango by commenting on my Halloween post!

The folks over at Long and Short let me post comparing writing to cosplaying for Halloween. Come check it out here, on their site. You have to comment there by November 2, not here, in order to be entered in … Continue reading

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The queer female gaze: The Second Mango and breasts

Click on the link to read my guest post on erotica writer Lisabet Sarai’s blog, about what it’s like to grow up in a world where women’s physical attraction to other women is often ignored, and how it influenced the … Continue reading

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I love you but I’m sleepy

Queen Shulamit and her sweetheart/personal chef Aviva from The Second Mango by Shira Glassman, as drawn by Erin Ptah. Erin Ptah, available on deviantArt, is one of the most talented artists in fandom and the creator of the webcomic But I’m … Continue reading

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He was a sturdy hearth that nurtured that fire (hetero romance excerpt from The Second Mango by Shira Glassman)

Isaac appeared by her side. “Theatrics?” “He’s insufferable,” she grumbled. “Which one?” “Yes.” “We could spar after the ball.” “Please. I don’t think I could sleep very easily after this.” “I’ll be there.” “I’ll try not to cut off your hands.” … Continue reading

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Lonely little queen

But her heart wasn’t finished replaying Aviva-infused memories. Her eyes were looking at fruit, picking the ones that were the most colorful and unblemished, but what she was in truth seeing was a scene from many months ago, when she … Continue reading

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With my Dragon, I leap for victory!

Rivka and her Dragon, two characters from Shira Glassman’s The Second Mango, as portrayed by Donnell Johnson.

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Wild Iris Books is temporarily sold out of “The Second Mango”

…and what’s more, I sold one of my extras out of the backseat of my car with the help of the buyer’s smartphone and Wild Iris’s website, so they’ve already sold one of the next batch due in! Put one … Continue reading

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