Category Archives: Writing Topics

Take a Bite Out of Life Florida Style!

Life takes us to unexpected places, so I’m writing to you from Florida. This is the first time in 16 years that my husband and I have been alone on a vacation. Being the endless romantic I asked him what … Continue reading

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World Daughter’s Week

This week has been World Daughters’ Week. I saw it on Facebook the other day and I thought what a great idea. It caught me unawares so next year I will have a big plan. Perhaps a tea party for … Continue reading

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I Love You, Tony Bennett!

Last night I had the joy and privilege of hearing Tony Bennett sing. He appeared in the arena of Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. All he had to do was walk on stage in front of a full house and … Continue reading

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Writer’s World Building & How it Effects POV by Stacy Hoff

I’ve traveled a lot in 2015 for business. No, not for my “day job” as an attorney. (That would be impossible anyway, since I am chained to my desk like a Doberman to its doghouse.) My travels have been for … Continue reading

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A View From the Boardwalk

My husband and I share a common history in southeastern Connecticut. There are places we both grew up going to that we love. When I’m deep in edits and still doing all the things that life throws at me, he … Continue reading

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Author Maggie Mundy Operates On The Dark Side by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers! Today I talking to you from the dark side. See life through the eyes of Maggie Mundy, an Australian operating room nurse and “dark” romance author. Chills, thrills and romance await! Maggie Mundy asks: “What about your … Continue reading

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What To Do in The Dark Times? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

All of us at some time in our lives run smack into a dark time.  Yesterday I celebrated my 37th wedding anniversary. Today my dad is very sick in the hospital. He’s 84. When everything is uncertain what do you … Continue reading

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