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May 5776 bring you sweet adventures!

L’shana tova/ Happy new year! Here’s our new Rosh Hashanah art. Jewish warrior woman Rivka and her beloved dragon (who is also Jewish) are ready to celebrate. If you want to read the story of how she had to rescue … Continue reading

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Think of England: Edwardian gay suspense novel with Jewish romantic interest

If Alfred Hitchcock had made a movie where one of the two leads was an effeminate gay Sephardic Jew – snarky, intelligent, dark-eyed and handsome – and then invited us, the audience, to love him and root for him – … Continue reading

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Zayde Wizard

Isaac – official palace wizard, Ashkenazi dreamboat, and surrogate father to the queen – singing Yiddish lullabies to her baby, Princess Naomi. Characters from A Harvest of Ripe Figs drawn by misselaney. Here’s my actual grandfather singing in Yiddish. I’m posting … 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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I Love You a Latke!

Latkes for everyone! 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 on Amazon or the paperbacks.) Artwork by Yeaka of the four main characters of the … Continue reading

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Shabbat shalom!

“It’s Shabbat,” Shulamit suddenly realized out loud. Rivka muttered quietly in her own language in a cadence Shulamit took for counting out the days. “So it is. There’s our Shabbas candle…” “Where?” Shulamit felt smart for noticing Rivka’s usage of … Continue reading

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Your flame lights mine (queer female couple celebrating Chanukah)

Happy Chanukah from Shulamit and Aviva, and from their creator, Shira Glassman. (Characters are from The Second Mango, a fantasy novel with an all-Jewish cast, drawn here by Ceili Braidwood and inked by Jane Dominguez.) 11/29/2013 only: get 25% off the … Continue reading

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