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In Aviva’s kitchen

Queen Shulamit fell in love with Aviva, the cook who figured out how to safely navigate her multiple food allergies. Now Aviva’s kitchen house is gluten-free, chicken-free, and judgment-free; the ultimate Safe Space, just like Aviva’s arms. (Characters from The … Continue reading

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This is love

Queen Shulamit and Chef Aviva from The Second Mango, a queer feminist fairy-tale novel from Prizm Books (also available on Amazon.) Drawing by Rebecca Schauer; sequel due out July 2014. It’s important to me to show the sweet side of … Continue reading

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Show and tell

Rivka showing Queen Shulamit the inscription on her sword, which used to be Isaac’s spare. Shulamit, ever the intellectual, carefully studies the foreign text trying to make out the words for herself. Artwork by Rebecca Schauer. Keep it for now. … Continue reading

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The Second Mango has hetero romance in it, too

She forbade herself even to think the words. But the idea itself, wordless, bubbled forth from her heart and could not be contained. Try as she did, she couldn’t suppress a sudden thought of the thick solidness of his body—tall, … Continue reading

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Coming on August 21: “The Second Mango”, a new fantasy novel

It’s hard to find a girlfriend when you don’t know any other lesbians, so the young, nerdy Queen Shulamit hires the legendary warrior Rivka to take her around the kingdom on the back of her dragon in search of other … Continue reading

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Guest artist’s vision of Rivka and her Dragon

After so long together, they fight as one. Characters by Shira Glassman; art by S. Brauchler. Read all about Rivka’s adventures with her dragon and other friends in The Second Mango, available from Prizm Books and Amazon Kindle as eBooks, and in print pre-ordered from … Continue reading

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