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Isaac isn’t a rattlesnake… except on Sukkot

Isaac’s snake shifting form is an albino Burmese python, not a rattler, so Rivka doesn’t understand why she’s hearing that noise…. at first! Nahh, he’s just celebrating Sukkot by shaking the lulav, like you’re supposed to. Chag Sameach! Like Jewish … Continue reading

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He should love what makes you amazing

Ladies who have a male partner — this better be how he reacts to your strengths (physical and otherwise!) The warrior Rivka and her smitten wizard Isaac are from these books and were drawn here by Yeaka.

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Lesbian goggles not needed

The Second Mango, where the femslash is canon, the dragon is one of the good guys, and even the het is feminist (and doesn’t involve either of the queer women!) The story continues in two weeks with the release of … Continue reading

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Snapshot of a same-sex marriage

Probably one of the most romantic evenings my spouse and I have ever spent together was the night we got lost on the Italian-Slovenian border, on foot. We were staying in Trieste, Italy, and Spouseling decided it would be fun … Continue reading

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The warrior’s prize

Rivka the warrior and Isaac the wizard from The Second Mango, drawn by Becca Schauer on commission. Scroll below the picture for the dialogue from this scene, but it comes with a huge honking spoiler warning. from the book: Rivka: “Many adventure … Continue reading

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Romantic love is not another way to say ‘sex’, even when you’re talking about same-sex couples

My grandfather is 90 and my grandmother is 88 and a half. They have been married since 1946. They sleep in separate, side by side twin beds because my grandfather’s multiple physical problems cause him to be disruptive in his … Continue reading

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I am a lucky lady

This showed up in my inbox as a surprise from a family member who wanted to remain anonymous! ♥ Aviva and Shulamit are the f/f couple from my book The Second Mango, and here they’re drawn relaxing “by the cut bank”, as … Continue reading

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