Category Archives: the romance of life

What I’ve Learned: Sharing Secret 9 – What Makes A Love Story Great? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

When you read a love story, what qualities in the story really attract you? What makes the love story great? Romeo and Juliet is a play by William Shakespeare and is about two feuding families. But one night Romeo and his … Continue reading

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How Many People Loved Mr. Spock? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

It’s time to fess up.  Everyone who loved Mr. Spock on Star Trek, raise your hand!  If you’re like me with your hand in the air, then we are sad to lose actor Leonard Nimoy yesterday at age 83. He … Continue reading

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside Paranormal-Scope by Susan Hanniford Crowley

The northeastern US is going to be cold. That’s what the weather people on TV say.  So bundle, make a warm beverage and sit back, enjoy reading the mayhem in this week’s Paranormal-Scope. While I am not qualified in any … Continue reading

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The Love Quiz: How Romantic Are You? by Susan Hanniford Crowley

Do you consider yourself romantic? Let’s have a little fun. Take the quiz and find out how romantic you are. 1. The object of your affection is upset? What do you do? a. Offer a hug. b. Give roses c. … Continue reading

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How Do You Celebrate Valentine’s Day? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

Next Saturday is St. Valentine’s Day! There are different legends of St. Valentine but the one that appears the most popular is that he was a priest in Rome and was thrown into prison for marrying soldiers to their sweethearts … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret 5

Sometimes it’s just not right to give everything away at the beginning.  I’ll let you guess what I’ve learned. If you don’t have a smile on your face yet, look at this! Did you guess the secret yet? You’re still … Continue reading

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What I Have Learned So Far – Sharing Secret Two!

Secret Two was hard won and hard to believe at first.  Change can be hard to take and at times we’re just not ready for it. What do you do? I learned recently from a very creative and long-time bestselling … Continue reading

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