Category Archives: Life

Technology…Take Me Away

Have you ever wished you lived a hundred years ago, you know…before the Internet. Before the constant bombardment of emails and instant messaging and SOCIAL MEDIA. I must confess I’ve been feeling the need to “borrow” Dr. Who’s TARDIS and … Continue reading

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Writing Despite My Terrible Week by Stacy Hoff

This week was awful. My iPhone and wallet were stolen right off my desk at work. (Yes, we had “office visitors” that day. No, the police have not made any arrests yet.) I spent hours recreating what was lost. I went … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions by Stacy Hoff

Lots of people have resolutions for the new year. Lose weight. Exercise. Stop smoking, etc. My New Year’s resolution is the exact opposite of being healthy. That’s right, I want to live a sedentary lifestyle by forcing my big ol’ … Continue reading

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Becoming Published, Part I by Stacy Hoff

I’m looking back on my road to publication. The (newly released) print edition of my second book, LAWFULLY YOURS, has made me nostalgic. And grateful. It’s been a very long emotional journey. How long? About twenty years! LAWFULLY YOURS is … Continue reading

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Black Friday By Stacy Hoff

If you’re spending time reading this blog post, you must not be shopping all the Black friday sales. Well neither am I, so good for us! I am forcing myself to take today off from not only shopping, but cooking, … Continue reading

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Recovering from Black Friday?

This year I have watched the Black Friday festivities from a distance.  Having lost an old friend and also a family member recently, I felt no urge to quest for exciting merchandise.  I understand it though, having spent one very … Continue reading

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After Thanksgiving–Be Kind to Yourself

Hi Everyone, I feel asleep yesterday at 9 pm.  Why?  Thanksgiving dinner.  Computer crashing. 😦  Running virus and malware scans.  Thanksgiving with the family was lovely.  It always is. Today is Black Friday in the United States.  What does that … Continue reading

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