Category Archives: Reading

In Which I Ponder Why Jo March Didn’t Choose Laurie. By Ripley Proserpina

In my last week’s blog post, I talked a little bit about reverse harem, and the idea of the female lead character not having to choose between love interests. Thinking more about this, I realized there are a lot of … Continue reading

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Sprinting to Paperback by Stacy Hoff

My latest print release, JOCKEYING FOR YOU, has me thinking about print sales again. Especially since JOCKEYING’s print debut comes right on the heels of the print debut of DESIRE IN THE ARCTIC. http://wp.me/prBca-4RP If you’re published with a small press … Continue reading

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Why Print Books Will Never Leave Me Cold by Stacy Hoff

  A while back, an author I know posted a link to an article saying that the future of print books is actually a lot less dim than had been predicted (http://mentalfloss.com/article/85655/readers-still-prefer-physical-books-digital). I was glad to read that perspective because I … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays by Stacy Hoff

Happy holidays to all the Passionate readers who celebrate Christmas or Kwanzaa. I wish you a lovely, peaceful time with your friends and family. To those of you who finished celebrating Hanukkah, I hope your holiday was filled with joy … Continue reading

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F is for Fifty Shades of Grey

Yes, I’m actually going there, or at least partly. I have not read Fifty Shades nor have I seen the movie. I know only that it started out as fan fiction for Twilight, it was turned into a book that … Continue reading

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My Favortie Scary Books

With Halloween approaching at the speed of fright, I thought I’d share my favorite scary stories, all from the pen of the master of fear, Stephen  King.  I have loved Stephen King’s works for at least 30 years.  I’ve read … Continue reading

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I May or May Not be in a Book Bundle with Opal Carew by Mandy Rosko

I wish I had some cover art to post so that everyone can see what I’m all excited for, but that’s going to have to wait a bit, but anyway, I was contacted by Opal Carew and asked if I … Continue reading

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