Articles by Lyssa

A New Project: Giving Back

I’ve had an idea floating around in my mind for awhile, something I really wanted to do but was waiting for the right time. And now seems like the right time to do it. It started back when I was editing Perchance to Dream last spring. I was talking to someone…

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Conquering Stress and Getting Organized

I’ve been really struggling with managing stress recently. I’m not going to dwell on this too much here, but as I mentioned previously, I had an MRI last month. The news was not terrible, but it wasn’t good, either—the pituitary tumor I had removed in 2014 has recurred. It is…

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Perchance to Dream shorts in the wild!

Some of the short stories from Perchance to Dream, the anthology of Shakespeare retellings I edited last year, have recently been published as Kindle singles, and I’ve been really enjoying seeing the covers that go along with the stories. First up is Onyx by Alicia Michaels: The year is 3015,…

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Circuits and Slippers News

We’re about a week from the original deadline for Circuits & Slippers, and it was getting pretty apparent that many people were struggling to get their stories in by that date. (Including your editors.) So, the Deadline Fairy has kindly waved her magic wand and granted an extension! Jaylee James,…

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Lyssa’s Latest Reads: Heart of Glass

Welcome to this week’s Lyssa’s Latest Reads! This is a new blog thing I’m doing for the next month (hopefully longer), where I share with you what I’ve been reading lately! I’ll post a new book every Friday. This week, Heart of Glass by Marian Snowe! Things have been really stressful the…

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Lyssa’s Latest Reads: Blood in the Water

Welcome to this week’s Lyssa’s Latest Reads! This is a new blog thing I’m doing for the next month (hopefully longer), where I share with you what I’ve been reading lately! I’ll post a new book (or in this case, a short story) every Friday. This week, “Blood in the Water”…

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Lyssa’s Latest Reads: Quest For a Maid

Welcome to this week’s Lyssa’s Latest Reads! This is a new blog thing I’m doing for the next month (hopefully longer), where I share with you what I’ve been reading lately! I’ll post a new book every Friday, except this week it’s Saturday since I was out of town. XD This week,…

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An adventurous trip

This week’s Lyssa’s Latest Reads is going to be a little late, because I just got back from a week-ish long trip to California. I had a great time, especially because I got to meet up with not one, but two author friends! It was a wonderful treat. First, I…

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Lyssa’s Latest Reads: Soul of the Blade

Welcome to the new blog thing I’m doing for the next month (hopefully longer), where I share with you what I’ve been reading lately! I’ll post a new book every Friday. First up is Soul of the Blade by Brenda J. Pierson. Soul of the Blade is a fantastic high-fantasy…

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Spring is almost here?

Happy March! I don’t know how it’s been where you live, but here it’s been ridiculously springy since January. So on the one hand, it feels like, “Whoa, it’s already March?” But on the other hand, it feels like, “Hasn’t it been March for two months?” But at least it’s…

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