Articles by Lyssa

Cover reveal: The Haunting by T. Damon

Those of you who have been reading my blog for awhile may remember T. Damon from her short story, “The Desperate Warrior and the Beast Who Walks Without Sound,” in Perchance to Dream. Well, I’m excited to say that her newest book, The Haunting: Book 2 of the Forest Spirit…

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Thank you, 2015!

It’s really amazing how much can change in the course of a year! Last year at this time, I was two weeks into recovery mode from a major surgery, and I was feeling beaten down by a year of nothing but bad news. I was just a few months out from having…

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2015: What A Year!

It’s getting close to the end of the year, and with work finally done on Fourth World, I’m getting ready to start some new projects – but I’m also in that between-projects/hey-it’s-December mode where you look back and reflect. 2015 has been quite a year for me! My new year’s…

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Why indie?

This is a post I’ve been wanting to write for a long while. I’ve thought about it time and again in discussions with other authors, with friends and family, and with readers. It’s about why I decided to go indie for my first YA series, Fourth World—consciously, from the beginning,…

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End of November progress report

November was a month of ups and downs for me. Like I mentioned in my last post, it’s always a hectic month with my birthday and the holidays, and this year I knew it was going to be even more crazy because I was having a friend come and stay…

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FiYoCrapMo Year 2: Finishing more crap

Last year I posted about why I don’t usually participate in NaNoWriMo, simply because I can’t keep up with that sort of pace without completely burning out (and, since my health problems started, making myself so sick I can’t function for the rest of the month). What I did last…

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FOURTH WORLD cover reveal!

As promised, there’s big news about Fourth World today: the cover and the release date! Thanks so much to The YA Book Traveler for doing the cover reveal for me! IAMOS, S.C.D. 8378 Nadin’s planet is dying. As its atmosphere drains away, her people are forced to live huddled in…

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