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Happy Purim/Chag Purim Sameach/A Freyliche Purim!

This week Rivka carries her special hamantasch shield in honor of Purim! I hope each and every one of you have a happy. Here’s the art credit. (Yes, the dragon’s probably going to eat the shield. Y’all know he has … Continue reading

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Rivka/Isaac art with Magen David snowflakes

I’m really glad this reader gave me an excuse to commission a winter scene like this from artist Yeaka, because with Rivka and Isaac living in make-believe Florida I never really get to play with imagery like this. I guess we could … Continue reading

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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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Firebreathing dragon lights menorah

Ever wanted to read a series with canon femslash and a warrior woman who loves her dragon? During all eight days of Chanukah, use the code latkes to get 20% off  The Second Mango and Climbing the Date Palm (but only on those links, not … Continue reading

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Dragon protecting the etrog

The very BEST way to keep your etrog safe is to have it guarded by a dragon, of course! Rivka knows best. (Dragon pic by yeaka.) Characters from The Second Mango and Climbing the Date Palm, queer Jewish feminist fantasy lit with eBooks … Continue reading

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L’shana tova/Happy New Year from Shulamit, Aviva, Rivka, and Dragon

The stars of  The Second Mango and Climbing the Date Palm wish you a sweet new year!art by Rebecca Schauer. Best wishes from a happy, grateful author!

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Canon femslash and worker’s rights!

Queen Shulamit and Chef Aviva from The Second Mango are back for another adventure; in Climbing the Date Palm they’re charged with the rescue of a foreign prince’s labor activist boyfriend, while also trying to figure out how to become moms to an heir. … 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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Even Kiddush is a magic show when there’s a wizard in the family

For non-Jews: this is Shabbat (Sabbath) dinner, and Queen Shulamit is blessing the wine. Isaac is a wizard with a flair for showing off, especially for Rivka, hence the telekinesis. Characters from The Second Mango drawn by kayaczek. Sequel Climbing … Continue reading

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“Should I buy these earrings or the other ones?”

It’s extra convenient to go shopping with your best friend when she’s also your bodyguard! Queen Shulamit and Captain Riv (Rivka) from The Second Mango, a fairy tale that challenges gender norms. Above artwork by angelwhoisinlovewithyou on commission.

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