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The cover of the 25th anniversary edition of The Gilda Stories by Jewelle Gomez: a sepia tone image of a black woman with blood splatter on the cover]

I will attempt to write this in a manner that doesn’t seem like I’m screaming and failing and fan-nerding out, but my desire to ALL CAPS is SO STRONG.

The Gilda Stories is, as described by its author Jewelle Gomez, a “black lesbian vampire novel.” That’s apt, but it doesn’t even scratch the surface of how amazing and perfect The Gilda Stories is.


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