Category Archives: the romance of life

Do Women Want A Knight? What Kind of Knight Would You Want? Answer the Poll. – Susan Hanniford Crowley

That’s a good question. When a women is reading a romance novel, what does she really want? I know in this day and age, speaking honestly, we have to rescue ourselves a lot of the time. A woman can’t rely … Continue reading

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Listening to the Dark and Writing by Susan Hanniford Crowley

I’m not as bad as I used to be. I could stay up writing until 2 am, and still wake up and meet the world at 7 am. Now I’m likely if I make the other side of midnight. Writers … Continue reading

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Writing Unique Characters and Assorted Sundries by Susan Hanniford Crowley

As you’ve probably noticed Nights of Passion is going through changes.  We’ve welcomed Heather Novak as our Thursday author-in-residence. More and more romance authors are coming to be interviewed by the Passionate crew. We take the craft of writing seriously … Continue reading

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Flowers in Romance: What Are Your Favorite Flowers?

I love flowers. Certain ones are very close to me. We see them all the time in romance novels, but do you know why an author chooses a particular bloom or bouquet?  Flowers are still quite the secret language. Many … Continue reading

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Summer Beach Interview with the Vampire King of New York by Susan Hanniford Crowley

I’ve been so busy writing the next book in the series, that I forgot about Max. I joke when I say that. Vampire King Maximillion Vander Meer is quite unforgettable. I asked for an interview and he said, “I haven’t … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret #20: Love Yourself and Those Close to You Day!

Writers are a possessed lot. A story gets hold of us, and we can’t let it go until it’s down on paper or electronically off to be published. I dream the characters and am constantly writing. If I’m stuck I … Continue reading

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Shhh! It’s A Secret Revealed! Part 2 – The Last Unicorn World Tour with Peter S. Beagle

          This morning I told you that I was going  to have rare and wonderful fun. It’s time to reveal the secret.  My daughter Cera and I went to The Last Unicorn Screening World Tour with … Continue reading

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