Category Archives: What inspires you?

Holiday Shopping with Romance Authors Ryan Jo Summers and Susan Hanniford Crowley

Hi everyone!  In the United States we have just finished celebrating Thanksgiving. We have parades and feasts, watch football, plunge into discount shopping, and just enjoy our time together with family and friends.  One this Saturday after, I’ve invited Romance … Continue reading

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What Do You Like to Do When It Rains?

Rain does two things to me. It either inspires me or puts me to sleep. Since I dream my books, it’s a win-win for me. I love how the world looks like a watercolor painting when it rains. Some people … Continue reading

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Know Thyself

Okay, so the cryptic title is really about self-awareness. I’ve had a few great conversations this week about history repeating itself and the type of learners we are. In my conversations with friends and peers at work, it is clear … Continue reading

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The Stormy Love Life of Laura Cordelais and An Author’s Twisted Journey by Susan Hanniford Crowley

The Stormy Love Life of Laura Cordelais is the second book in my original series Vampires in Manhattan. This book is all about David Hilliard (King Max’s son) and how he finds love. David is a Manhattan vampire yearning to … Continue reading

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When Love Survives – Remembering Courage by Susan Hanniford Crowley

It seems years ago but time doesn’t erase the feeling.  One of the things that came out of the tragedy of September 11th was the amazing courage of Americans in New York, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania. Americans worked together to … Continue reading

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What Place Would You Like to Research?

For my star research, I sat outside on my back deck for a hour and saw three shooting stars and one bat.  That’s all I saw of the Perseid Meteor Shower. Though it wasn’t the most exciting meteor shower I’ve … Continue reading

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Pi-Con Memories and Weird Research by Susan Hanniford Crowley

9Pi-Con was a blast. The Friday Writing Workshops was well received. The science fiction, fantasy and horror of the rest of the weekend was fun. Here are some photos!                       … Continue reading

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