Category Archives: goals

A Writer’s Juggling Act by Stacy Hoff

I know lots of writers. Tons. But out of all these authors I know, however, only a handful make enough money from writing to sustain themselves without additional income streams. This fiscal reality means that authors need to juggle full … Continue reading

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New Year Goals by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers, I’m in the midst of preparing my 2017 New Year’s writing goals. Here’s some of what I’ve got down: 1) complete my work-in-progress (WIP) 2) stop psyching myself out about my WIP 3) start brand new mansucript, … Continue reading

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How NaNoWriMo 2016 Worked Out For Me by Stacy Hoff

My writer friends and I always talk about our progress, which is not surprising. The writing community is small, passionate, helpful, and eager to keep everyone motivated. But even with this group of cheerleaders, we like to jump on events that … Continue reading

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“WIPpersnapper” by Stacy Hoff

Some of my recent blog posts talked about WIP’s. WIP’s are what writers (like myself) call a manuscript that is a work-in-progress. My complaint last week was that there are simply too many other things for authors to get done, … Continue reading

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Trifecta Personality Disorder by Stacy Hoff

I am a writer. Also a Wife. And a mother of two young boys. Suffering from a self-diagnosed condition, “Trifecta Personality Disorder.” Which part of me will ultimately gain prominence? Not sure. The race is still neck, and neck, and … Continue reading

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My first blog post by Stacy Hoff

Welcome to my very first post on Nights of Passion. I am excited to be here, and to meet all of you! Not only is this my first time posting here, it’s my first time blogging. Ever. (Gulp!) Coming up … Continue reading

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I Think I Have a Bad Case of “Whatchamacallit” by Debralee Mede

Imagine this:  A most evil, malignant and immortal wizard who throughout his villainous reign has plagued some with fear by acting like a “raging psychopath and sadist deriving pure amusement by inflicting pain on others.”  He does so without remorse: … Continue reading

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