Black Cat 2 Loading Live

Hurrah! Black Cat 2 is now loading live in Amazon! Black Cat 3 is done and ready to go. Progress is being made! And hopefully I can get out to Newgate Prison in CT on Sunday so I can finish up the New Haven series. The series after that, set at Kripalu in the Berkshires,…


Black Cat Book 2

Happy Friday! I just finished writing book 2 in the Black Cat series. Let me know if you’d like to see a beta-copy of it to offer feedback or suggestions before I put it live! What are you guys up to tonight? Enjoying the start of the weekend?


The Rat of Providence

When I was down in Providence on Sunday I drove past the exact spot that The Pig of Providence ends up. And plus we’re now in The Year of the Rat! Time to get going on writing book 2, before I fall behind an entire year.


Greetings from Ophelia!

I know I’ve fallen incredibly behind with all my Ophelia Sikes books. I wanted to reassure everyone that I’m fine. To help reassure my well-wishers that it’s an “overly busy” issue and not a health issue, I’ll reveal that my actual name is Lisa Shea. I’ve published over 450 books in a wide variety of…


Dream Series Covers

One of my readers suggested the current (left) cover might seem like a quick bed-romp read rather than a layered romantic suspense story. I tried making the cover more layered (right). Does it help? Or do I just need an entirely different cover to convey that sense? Thanks!


Within a Dream

I’d always wanted to write this story. It begins with the heroine dreaming being a dedicated FBI agent hot on the trail of sex traffickers. Then it switches to her “normal” life where she’s a quiet owner of a gift shop with a boring husband. As the story progresses, you realize that she actually IS…


Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! I hope you and yours are having a joy-filled day full of laughter and fun! We watched that Christmas classic, Die Hard :). And I finished the final edits on book 2 in the New Haven series! Merry Christmas!


Pig of Providence

Happy Christmas Eve everyone! I’m putting live my Pig of Providence story as a standalone ebook. It’s also part of a compilation supporting Toys for Tots. Here’s the compilation link! What are you up to tonight? https://www.amazon.com/Holiday-Wishes-Compilation-Memories-Compilations-ebook/dp/B07LFVZNDT/


50 followers on Instagram

I’m celebrating reaching 50 followers on Instagram! Thank you everyone for supporting my new account! To celebrate, here’s a photo of Hugh Jackman, who turned 50 in 2018! It goes to show that mature men definitely have something to offer. What’s your favorite movie with Hugh? I like him as Wolverine. https://www.instagram.com/opheliasikesauthor/


The Pig of Providence

I know you guys are waiting on book 2 in the New Haven Nights series. I needed to get this short story written for an upcoming compilation series which releases for Christmas. This is set during Christmas in Providence, Rhode Island, Now that it’s done, I’ll go back to finishing book 2 in the New…