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The press likes to pit lady musicians against each other, but that’s not how music works

Esther and Liora, the two violin stars from A Harvest of Ripe Figs. Popular gossip would paint them as rivals, but women don’t have to compete — they can work together and enhance each other, and be talented in different … Continue reading

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I updated the “About” page on this blog …to make it more of a table of contents for all the character art and guest blog posts, so that they can be more easily perused. All the art, by the way, … Continue reading

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My guest post on the Women and Words blog: “Where should the queer woman look, to find her place in stories of dragons and magic?” Click the link to read about how my childhood exposure to lots of stories in … 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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I have gorgeous fliers for my book! (part 2)

The Second Mango is about a gay woman, a straight woman (pictured below), and a dragon. Rivka has a flier of her own! Yum. Available from Prizm Books and Amazon Kindle as eBooks, and in print pre-ordered from Wild Iris Books

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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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The Second Mango by Shira Glassman is in final edits

My fantasy novel about a gay woman, a straight woman, and a dragon is scheduled for publication by Prizm Books on August 21. (Art preview by Erika Hammerschmidt and Jane Dominguez; the full version of this picture will debut that … Continue reading

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