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Lily Luchesi is the author of the bestselling and awardwinning Paranormal Detectives Series, published by Vamptasy Publishing, as well as various short stories in the horror, paranormal, and erotica genres. She’s an active and out member of the LGBT+ community, a self-professed nerd, music-lover, and just a little obsessed with vampires. When not writing or reading, she can be found drinking copious amounts of coffee, getting tattooed, going to concerts, or watching too much of the CW. She was born and raised in Chicago, but now resides in Los Angeles. You can find her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Goodreads, and Pinterest.

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Lily Luchesi is the author of the Paranormal Detective series, set in Chicago. A very addicting series with engaging characters and a new twist on the paranormal genre. Uncaged: The Paranormal Detective series are shorter reads, and jam packed. What inspired this series for you? I have always loved vampires, ever since I was a toddler and I saw Dracula on an old episode of Scooby-Doo. So of course I wanted to write vampires as much as I could. When I came up with this book I was watching a TV show called Motive (I love crime dramas), and I thought, “What would happen if a cop’s perp turned out to be a vampire?” From there the basic plot of Stake-Out happened fully-formed inside my mind. I’m a panster, and a few things that happened during that book were shocking even to me, especially the epilogue. It was originally intended to be a standalone with a very bloody ending, but the idea for book two, Miranda’s Rights, just came to me, and everything else kind of fell into place right after it. The lengths were never set for me. Books one and two are 40k words, book three (Life Sentence) is 60k, and my latest, Right To Silence, is my longest yet at 85k. I just write as much as the story commands, and it ends where it ends. I love lots of ac-

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Issue 9, March 2017 Featuring authors: Jane Ederlyn, R.M. Gauthier, Karen Greco, Haven Cage, Scott Carruba, Lily Luchesi, Mikea Howard and...