Lisa Shea

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Lisa Shea is a fervent fan of honor, loyalty, and chivalry. She brings to life worlds where men and women stand shoulder to shoulder, steady in their desire to make the world a better place for all. Most of her profits are donated to support battered women's shelters.

Lisa's works are all cleanly written with no explicit intimacy and little language. They are suitable for teens and up.

Lisa has written a wide range of fiction stories. She has medieval romances, modern murder mystery novels, sci-fi adventures, Scottish regency time travel romances, dystopian stories, 1800s-era black-Indian novellas, and Blackstone Valley mysteries.

In short stories, there's a thirty-one part story-a-day mini mystery series set in Salem, Massachusetts through th
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Description: Willow likes her quiet routine. She edits books from her small apartment. She occasionally goes out to the local diner for a tuna melt. She enjoys living in Worcester. It's where the Worcester Lunch Car Company made diners from 1906 to 1957. And now she gets to enjoy one in all its vintage glory. But her quiet, predictable evening at the diner is disturbed when four restaurant workers come in complaining about a theft. And her inquisitive mind soon notices something ... * * * Diner Deeds Done Dirt Cheap is the first book in the Diner Short Story Mysteries series. These short stories are about 15-20 pages each and feature authentic diners around Massachusetts. Author Lisa Shea goes to each diner personally to write up its sights, sounds, and aromas. That way you, the reader, can take a virtual vacation to these historic locations! Visit Lisa's webpages to see photos and write-ups of the diners. All of the Diner Mystery series contain no violence, no swearing, and no intimacy, so they are suitable for teens and up. You can read the books one-by-one as they are released, or you can wait for the boxed sets to be published once the series gets enough books in it. It's your choice! I try to write them right after I visit, so that's why there are sometimes gaps in the release schedule. It's not always easy to get to a diner when they're open! A portion of all proceeds benefits battered women's shelters.

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message 5: by Kira

Kira Hawke Hey there Lisa! Thanks so much for the friend request. I recognize you from Twitter and it's nice seeing a familiar face ;)


Gianna Thomas Hi, Lisa,

Thank you for making me your friend.

Congratulations on the large body of work you've written and that most of it help people improve their lives.

Hope you have a wonderful weekend.

Gianna Thomas


Lisette Kristensen I'm not a member the group, so couldn't reply. I wanted to answer your post regarding writing violent scenes versus sexual scenes. I think the difference is in writing a violent scene it's total fantasy. We don't look at the violence as part of who we are. Sex scenes are more real to the writer. It's like relating a part of you, your own sexuality and that freaks some writers out. Kind of like sharing their own bedrooms.

Just my take on it.

Lisette


message 2: by Uzuri

Uzuri Wilkerson Thanks for the add!


Robert Thanks for the friend request, Lisa.


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