Category Archives: Writing Topics

Racing Towards The Travers Stakes by Stacy Hoff

Tomorrow, Saturday the 27, is the day of the Travers Stakes in Saratoga Springs, NY, as any horse racing fan can tell you. This event, also called the Mid-Summer Derby, is one of the highlights of the racing season. And … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal by Stacy Hoff

Of all the posts I do for Nights of Passion, cover reveals are my favorite. Cover reveals are my time to celebrate a melding of two arts – visual art and the art of writing. Seeing how a graphic designer … Continue reading

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Author C.D. Hersh Speaks About Character Control by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers! Today I have husband & wife author team C.D. Hersh talking character mutiny! If you survive the uprising, read an excerpt of their new release at the end of this post! What to Do When Your Characters … Continue reading

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Upcoming Wonders!

Some things are happening fast. Some things are scheduled. Me? I’m working at break neck speed trying to keep up. What is coming? Today I’m on two blogs. This one and also The Soul Mate Publishing Authors Blog: https://smpauthors.wordpress.com/ We … Continue reading

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Wanted: Romance Author to Join Nights of Passion

The writing of Nights of Passion blog is a wonderful experience. Some of the Passionate Crew have started out unpublished and while here went on to become published. Every writer here shows an unwavering devotion to romance. Many of our … Continue reading

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Getting Published, Making Money & Falling Off a Cliff by Stacy Hoff

For most fiction writers I know (primarily in the women’s fiction and romance categories) becoming a published author is akin to running a marathon filled with buried land mines. For those aspiring to race on this crazy road anyway, I … Continue reading

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What Are Your Favorite Summer Movies?

Summer is a time to kick back and take it easier. With the July 4th weekend, there will be beach parties and barbecues throughout the United States. I will enjoy my air conditioning and watch movies. Lately I haven’t had … Continue reading

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