Category Archives: inspiration

For The Love Of…Spring

by Artemis Crow I live in southern New Hampshire so my spring really only started a few weeks ago. We even had a light snow in May, twice in one day. That’s not the norm, but in my town we … Continue reading

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A Little Fun in the Times of Coronavirus By Susan Hanniford Crowley

I hope Dragon’s Lair Comics and Fantasy doesn’t mind me sharing their poster. They are superb as I’ve bought things from them in the past at conventions. It demonstrates a lot of happy ways to say hi and keeping your … Continue reading

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For the Love of…Writing Resources, Part 1

I am a serious book nerd. There, I said it. Whew, it’s good to have that out in the ether. I have hundreds of fiction paperbacks in all kinds of genres. I probably have a hundred reference books about writing, … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Helen Mirren And Being THAT Woman

  For The Love Of…Helen Mirren And Being THAT Woman Helen Mirren Now before you roll your eyes, and say, “Of course, who doesn’t love Helen?”, let me add, “…and what she represents.”. In this photo I see a beautiful … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for April Fool’s Day?

They say seeing is believing, but then again, look closer. Things are not always what they seem. In some countries, there is the practice of playing jokes and pranks on April 1st. The  Scandinavian countries seem to particularily enjoy this. … Continue reading

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Starting the Day Off Right!

  While I continue to go through reviewing the newest novel before it is released, a friend sent me this and I found it enormously helpful. It will say video unavailable. Then under it it will say click to YouTube. … Continue reading

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My Own Caribbean Nights by Stacy Hoff

News of Puerto Rico’s devastation from September’s Hurricane Maria had been difficult to watch. I hope this magnificent island keeps on recovering. I feel connected to PR; I must have visited at least a half-dozen times. I’ve been going there … Continue reading

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The Inspiration of Ryan Jo Summers by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers! Today I have on author Ryan Jo Summers to talk about what inspired her to write her new release, BESIDE SILL WATERS. Take it away, Ryan Jo! The inspiration for this novel is rooted in a single catalogue … Continue reading

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Author C.D. Hersh Speaks About Character Control by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers! Today I have husband & wife author team C.D. Hersh talking character mutiny! If you survive the uprising, read an excerpt of their new release at the end of this post! What to Do When Your Characters … Continue reading

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Author Tracey A. Wood Will Inspire You by Stacy Hoff

   Hello Passionate readers! I hope everyone in the USA is ready to celebrate July 4th. I know I am! Three glorious days for me to sit back, relax and enjoy. During my time off, I’m giving you remarkable author Tracey A. … Continue reading

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