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“If Only For One Nite” – uplifting Black gay fiction from the late 90’s

I found If Only For One Nite by James Earl Hardy by accident while wandering the shelves at my local library, and since I’m interested in reading 1. LGBT lit and 2. romance that isn’t about well-to-do white Protestants, I eagerly grabbed it … Continue reading

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“The Summer We Got Free”: powerful family drama with queer themes

Holy shit. Okay, so maybe reading this book in one sitting, alone in my apartment, wasn’t such a smart idea. I’m a wimp and there was some pretty fucking powerful, heavy, HEAVY, I mean heavy like those magnets that make something tiny … Continue reading

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The Second Mango by Shira Glassman is out in print!

Available in print from Amazon, Wild Iris Books, and  special order from your local bookstore, and as an eBook on Prizm Books, Giovanni’s Room, and Amazon Kindle. Queen Shulamit never expected to inherit the throne of the tropical land of Perach so young. … Continue reading

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Book release: “The Second Mango”, by Shira Glassman (feminist fantasy/adventure)

For months you’ve been hearing me talk about my novel “about a gay woman, a straight woman, and a dragon”. Well, now, here they are! The book is out! Queen Shulamit never expected to inherit the throne of the tropical … 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 1)

That kissing picture makes me so happy; it makes up for three decades of feeling a little bit left out of the Disney princess experience. Also, I love my slogan. 😛 Available from Prizm Books and Amazon Kindle as eBooks, and in print pre-ordered … Continue reading

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Tropical cornucopia for our little lesbian princess

Two girls in love who got a little manic at the farmer’s market and bought more than they needed. But it’s fun to explore and try new foods! From right to left: mangosteen (which is different from mango), dragonfruit, papaya … Continue reading

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