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Lioness in Blue: my new age-difference romance novelette

“Shira Glassman packs so much detail to these characters in so few words and paints an intimate picture of two Jewish oboists who have both lost someone they love to cancer.” – Chasia Lloyd‘s review Presenting Lioness in Blue, my new Jewish … Continue reading

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So close and yet so far away

Read The Second Mango? Remember this scene?   “Who disturbs my sleep?” growled a familiar bass voice, the low tones resonating more powerfully and more harshly than usual through the door. “Please let me in.” “What happened to not asking more … 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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Target practice

Isaac taught Rivka to swordfight, but he never expected that she’d get so good that he’d fall in love with her. He calls her ‘Mighty One’ as a pet name and they often spar for fun. Here, he’s using his … Continue reading

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“I believe in you.”

Isaac, the Ashkenazi wizard from The Second Mango. He likes rugalach, warrior women, and feeling smarter than people. If you like your fictional men older, bulkier, and mysterious, give him and Rivka a try! Drawn by Tumblr user angelwhoisinlovewithyou.

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Power couple!

Isaac and Rivka, the hetero couple from The Second Mango. Created by Shira Glassman, drawn by Mina V. and inked by Jane Dominguez, this pair of warriors–he a wizard, she a swordfighter trained in multiple forms of combat–represent the hetero … Continue reading

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Mighty One

When he first agreed to teach this bold young woman how to swordfight, he didn’t know she was going to get so good that he’d fall in love with the hero she became. Rivka and Isaac from The Second Mango by Shira … Continue reading

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