Articles by Lyssa

Announcing a new anthology

Announcement time! You may remember a couple years ago I was supposed to co-edit and have a story in a sci-fi fairy tale retellings anthology. And then I got sick (this surprises no one). I’ve been feeling bad about that story, though. It’s been sitting there unfinished and neglected on my…

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End-of-year news and new year news

It’s been a while since I last posted here! I have a loooot of news to catch up on, so brace for a long post. Some of this won’t be news depending on if you follow me on social media or subscribe to my newsletter, but I wanted to collect…

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Ever-evolving

If there’s one thing you can say about the publishing industry with certainty, it’s that everything is constantly changing. However, this year has been particularly turbulent. I’ve mentioned previously that we authors have been having a hard time with problems with Amazon this year. Many authors had sought refuge from…

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The New World Cover is Finally Here!

Exciting news today! I finally FINALLY FIIIINAAAAALLLLLYYYYYYY am able to share the cover for New World, Book Two of the Iamos Trilogy, with you all! As with Fourth World, this cover was designed by Najla Qamber Designs using custom photos by Mosaic Stock. Are you ready to see it? I…

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A thank-you gift for my readers!

Happy September! We’re just twenty-six days away from the release of Cheerleaders From Planet X! The response to this book has been absolutely phenomenal, guys. I never could have imagined there would be so much enthusiasm for such a weird little story. As a writer, it’s seriously the greatest thing…

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Why I’m not doing Kindle Unlimited after all

Hi everyone! How about the eclipse yesterday? I’m sure you’re all sick of hearing about it, but I’m not sick of talking about it! 😀 I was in the path of totality and it was the absolute coolest thing I’ve ever seen. Photos don’t do it justice, but here are…

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Cheerleaders From Planet X News!

If you didn’t see on Facebook, I finally have some concrete news about the infamous Cheerleaders From Planet X! There is finally an official release date: September 26, 2017! The book is done and is currently with my editor! If you signed up for an ARC, I will be sending…

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Cover reveal: Deception So Deadly

I’m super excited to be sharing this cover with you today, because not only is the book it’s attached to awesome and the author a great friend of mine, but I designed it! 🎉 I love the way it turned out, so I hope you do, too! The book is Deception So…

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Status Update

It’s been a while since I’ve posted on here, so I wanted to give you all an update on what’s new with me. In April, I met with my endocrinologist and we made some changes to my medication that have helped a lot with controlling my seizures and minimizing the…

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Cover reveal: The Shape Shifter Chronicles

I am so excited to be sharing a very special quadruple cover reveal today! One of my dearest friends, Lauren Jankowski, also happens to be an author, and she is rebooting her urban fantasy series, The Shape Shifter Chronicles, this fall! All four of the original books in the series…

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