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Nanowrimo Begins!

I skipped NaNoWriMo last year after participating since 2011, but now I’m back! I started strong. Woke up early Sunday, November 1st, and started work on Knights of Stone: Bryce, part 3 in the Highland Gargoyles series. I had my

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Help Me Pick My NaNoWriMo Project

November is approaching. What that means is some last minute tying up of projects before I go in the writing cave for National Novel Writing Month. I’ve participated in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Last November, I took a break–partially so

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Lisa Carlisle Presents Tips on Revising Your Nanowrimo Novel

How many of you participated in National Novel Writing Month this past November, where you pledge to write a 50,000 novel in thirty days? Many authors love it; others hate it. I look forward to the challenge and the idea

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Ten Tips for Surviving Nanowrimo

Ah, sweet November. Nanowrimo. Ah, unforgiving November. This marks my fourth Nanowrimo. I already feel guilty starting this post when I should be working on my word count. So I’ll keep it brief. I’m a working mom who has taken

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Lisa Carlisle’s Stop on the Bad Boys Hop

Bad Boys… can’t resist them. Definitely my type when I was younger. But yikes, they’re bad for a reason–they’re trouble! Two of my main characters in recent books are bad boys. In Bloodlust and Metal, Devon is a shapeshifting bounty

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New Release: Bloodlust and Metal – vampires, shapeshifters, and 80s rock

I’m thrilled to announce the 4th book in my Underground Encounters series has been released by Ellora’s Cave. I wrote the first draft during National Novel Writing Month last November, moving from library to library for write ins. It was

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7 Days til Book Release: Lisa Carlisle’s Bounty Hunter Paranormal Romance

Only one more week until my paranormal erotic romance called Bloodlust and Metal is released! This book was so much fun to write. A young vampire who goes undercover as an 80s heavy metal singer, a hot shapeshifting bounty hunter

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From Fact to Fiction

It’s been four years since I last published a book. Back then, I was on deadline update a book AND write the sequel by a December 31st deadline. By the end of December, I’d burned out and swore in Scarlett O’Hara

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Started Book 3 in Series

While I was in Maine this past week, I started the third book in the series, which was introduced with Smoldering Nights. Book 2 is in with my editor now. All three begin in the underground club Vamps, which is

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