About Me

Michael W Lucas, April 2015


As Michael W Lucas I write tech books. As Michael Warren Lucas I write SF, thrillers, mysteries, romantic suspense, and a bunch of other stuff.

Once you walk into the twisted imagination of Michael Lucas, you really won’t want to leave… – Kristine Kathryn Rusch, multiple Hugo award winning author of The Retrieval Artist

What goes on this site? All my books. Suggestions on which books you might like, depending on what you read. Updates on books underway. New projects. April Fool’s pranks. Links to reviews. My travel policy. Answers to questions I’ve been asked too many times. Links to my print bookstore and e-bookstores. Whatevs.

Latest Books

Terrapin Sky Tango (aka Butterfly Stomp Waltz #2) and SNMP Mastery are fresh out–not to mention the Networknomicon. Plus, there’s Cash Flow For Creators, which describes how I run my writing business and still pay the bills.

Current Projects

I’m currently working on a sequel to git commit murder. TLS Mastery is underway, and I’m pushing to finish a first draft before 2021. All of these have sponsorships available.

“One of the best technical writers in the networking and security environments.” – Midwest Book Review

Mailing Lists

Sign up for my fiction or nonfiction mailing list. I send mail only when I have something new for you to read. Or, if you want to join the illustrious elite who sponsors my books, there’s my sponsors mailing list. This list gets mail when I open sponsorships on a new book.

Lucas is one of those rare writers who can make nail-biter action and gut-wrenching drama dance together and not have either stepping on the other’s toes. – Rob Cornell, author of Darker Things

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