Afternoon Snack

A little bit sweet and a little bit salty, this week’s Afternoon Snack is approved by 4 out of 5 garbage crows.

Illustrators and cartoonists and designers… we’ve all been there:

If you are procrastinating more these days, including by reading this post at this very moment, it’s not your fault: science says you can blame the pandemic!

In surprisingly good news, the CDC has released new guidelines for fully vaccinated people, wherein they advise that fully vaccinated people can gather indoors without masks, and even with low-risk unvaccinated people. Importantly, fully vaccinated people must still adhere to social distancing and masking in public spaces. Looking at you, mask-under-the-nose guy!!!

Do you love Stardew Valley but wish it wasn’t so white? Check out this extensive Diverse Stardew Valley mod!

There are only four days to go on POME fave Mira Ong Chua’s Kickstarter for her new graphic novel, Goodbye, Battle Princess Peony! Don’t hesitate to throw money at it if you too crave 300 pages of that good lesbian shojo.

In other comics news, we were absolutely thrilled to learn that the The Girl From the Other Side is going to be adapted to anime! If you haven’t read it yet, check out the English edition of the manga released by Seven Seas Entertainment for some absolutely delightful portal fantasy vibes.

We sign off with thanks to this weird-looking king for accurately representing the despair of the witch-stealing-babies generation!!!

Pomegranate Magazine

Pomegranate Magazine

POMEmag is the internet’s premier pastel, macabre feminist dork publication. Or at least, a very pastel, macabre feminist dork publication that is leaning into that identity pretty hard.
A collage featuring the top 10 crones of the year for 2023.

Crones of the Year 2023

As we spiral ever further towards certain catastrophe on this interminable mortal coil, there are some lights of hope that pass fleetingly by. Most often: the crones or otherwise eternal baddies found in all of our favorite escapist media. And so we present our top ten 2023 Crones of the Year.

read more »
POMEgranate Magazine