Author Archives: lisemactague

Landing Day – Chapter 2

The second installment in my Jak and Torrin, happy holiday novelette. Things are starting to get interesting for Torrin, and you know how much she just loooves that! I’ll be posting Chapter 3 on Friday, December 16th. Chapter 2 Torrin … Continue reading

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Landing Day – Chapter 1

I wrote a short story about Jak and Torrin’s first major holiday together after the events in Vortex of Crimson. And of course, me being me, it didn’t stay a short story. I think it’s technically a novelette, as it … Continue reading

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Writing lesbian SF in the aftermath of the election

I had a post planned for earlier in November, but things happened. Horrible, election-type things that I’m pretty sure I don’t have to go into here. Needless to say, I was blind-sided and I’m still trying to wrap my head … Continue reading

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Vortex of Crimson Goodreads giveaway

Vortex of Crimson, the final installment of the On Deception’s Edge trilogy is finally out! It’s been a long time coming. When I think about it, it’s hard to believe I first started the trilogy in 2011. I’m happy the … Continue reading

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The deal with Smurfette

I’m going to do something a little different today. I’m going to go on a bit of a rant. Why? Because it’s my page, I can, plus I can’t stand Smurfette! “But Lise, surely there are better things to aim my … Continue reading

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Five Moons Rising – preview

My newest book, Five Moons Rising will be out April 2017. To celebrate its brand new cover, I’m sharing the first chapter with everyone. Meet Malice, a genetically-engineered supersoldier who is tasked with hunting down the things that go bump … Continue reading

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Endings

Endings are hard. Really hard. Life doesn’t have them. Sure, there are mile markers along the way, things we can point to that delineate one part of our life from another, but for most of us, there’s only on actual … Continue reading

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Mid-year update

It’s almost the end of July, so this is a little late for a mid-year update, but given that my plan for 2016 wasn’t revealed until this past March, I figure it’s not too bad. I’ve had an interesting year so … Continue reading

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The Lucky Ones

I’ve been lucky, by all counts. There are plenty of people who have it much worse than I do. But luck is all it is. We are all the lucky ones, we who remain. But how long until our luck runs out? Continue reading

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Where’s the Love for Series?

I love me a good series. Like, really love it. Love, love, love, love, loooooove it! I want to take that series out and marry it, I love them that much. It should come as no surprise, then, to find out … Continue reading

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