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When Love Survives and Remembering by Susan Hanniford Crowley

When Love Survives is the first book in my original series Vampires in Manhattan.  It’s interesting in that the principal vampire in it plays an important but secondary role. My main characters are a young woman named Regina who is … Continue reading

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Life Twists and Turns and An Upcoming Surprise by Susan Hanniford Crowley

In 1979, I had the experience of a tornado pass overhead making the noonday sky dark as night and then land several towns over.  I still shake inside when I watch the newscasts and see what is happening to Oklahoma City, St. Louis and … Continue reading

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When Life is Novel and then Annette

So much is happening, I’m a bit dizzy.  The old are leaving and new things are coming.  It’s hard when you loved the older aspects of your life; then hard all over again when new things take time to arrive. … Continue reading

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Wakeful London Dawn

I have found some interesting things in my research at the British Library, among them the lost notebook of Lady Caroline Whitcombe. She had been on the fringes of the Bloomsbury group, but never an accepted member of the coterie … Continue reading

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Romantic Ravings, the Process of Writing, and True Blood

Sometimes life imitates art or is that visa versa.  I know a lot of writers.  Some are single, some divorced.  Others are married or in committed relationships.  I’ve seen a husband entertaining a toddler in the children’s section of the bookstore, while the romance heroine … Continue reading

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True Blood and wild ranting

For the lovers of “True Blood,”  here’s a little recap of where we left everyone.  Sam is in jail, because Daphne’s body missing its head was found in his freezer.  This is just as well since Maryann is looking for … Continue reading

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A Lot to Say plus Advice for a Young Writer

I have a lot to say this morning, but I’m going to start off with some advice by Carmen. Romance author Carmen Hines wrote in with a response for the 14 year old writer who requested advice on improving her writing. … Continue reading

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