Category Archives: Mrs. Bright’s Tea Room

Preparing for the Holidays by Susan Hanniford Crowley

I love the holidays and we have so many approaching. If the snows can only hold off, so we can enjoy to the utmost. Some people cook. Some plan parties. I write books. Here’s a little excerpt from the book: … Continue reading

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An Excerpt from The Stormy Love Life of Laura Cordelais by Susan Hanniford Crowley

When Vampire David Hilliard falls in love he really falls. This scene is after Laura has become a vampire. * When night fell, she woke eager to learn being so new.  She was so vulnerable it scared him. David took … Continue reading

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The Cat That Reads Books

Two cats are part of my family. One is Buffy who I’ll talk about another time and she ran away when she saw I was taking photos, and there’s Bella. They are sisters and we got them from a cat … Continue reading

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A Blizzard and Choices

For me, many things happen in Boston. For uncounted years, I went to Arisia, one of the biggest science fiction and fantasy conventions in the northern U.S. I still count it as my home con and try to go every … Continue reading

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What Are Your Plans for Summer?

My summer is fille with plans like going to the beach. You’re looking at Ocean Beach in New London, Connecticut. I have finished the vampire romance after Vampire Princess of New York. The manuscript is done and submitted, so I … Continue reading

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Book Signing on my Wedding Anniversary by Susan Hanniford Crowley

My husband is a sweetheart. Not only is he going with me to the conference, but today it’s our wedding anniversary. Book Signing: Today (Saturday afternoon, March 10) from 1-1:15  Autographing Session (I will also sign books people bring from home, … Continue reading

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The Joy of Preparing for Conferences by Susan Hanniford Crowley

I am going to HELIOsphere!  Already I’m packing books and special clothes for special events. I’m packing my Ravenclaw hoodie for the Hogwarts Party and more. If you’re an author, you’re always packing the books first. I will have with … Continue reading

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