Category Archives: Business

Belle Ami’s Take-Away From RWA’s 2017 Conference by Stacy Hoff

Hello Passionate readers! Today on Nights of Passion I have author Belle Ami talking about her experience at the 2017 Romance Writers of America annual convention. I was sad to miss RWA’s mega meeting this year (affectionately called “Nationals” by … Continue reading

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Author Linda O’Connor Thinks INSIDE the Box by Stacy Hoff

Hello, Passionate readers! Today I have Linda O’Conner talking about how to write inside the box! Linda O’Connor, author of The Perfectly Series After publishing six books in the Perfectly Series, my next goal was to be part of a … Continue reading

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Summer Progress (Sort of) by Stacy Hoff

I’ve been super busy this summer. It’s been hard to balance the needs of my family and my job. I’ve been leaving work early and still arriving late to pick up my kids from their summer programs. (Did I mention … Continue reading

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Hangover? by Stacy Hoff

Recovery week. My addiction—vacation. Having time off has had the nasty side-effect of making me want more time off. Yeesh, the part of my brain that wants to actually enjoy summer warmth, and vacation time, has become an insatiable beast! … Continue reading

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Knowing when to walk away

I wish I could say everything we start as writers ends up as a fantastic book that readers adore and critics rave about. Wouldn’t that be awesome? *pauses to ponder the perfection* Sadly, it’s far from the truth. First drafts … Continue reading

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The Real World vs. the Writer’s World by Stacy Hoff

The Internet offers plenty of distractions from writing. Tons of websites provide viewers with a steady stream of world news. Some news is positive. Most news is negative. I try to be savvy about current events and yet still shut … Continue reading

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Sprinting to Paperback by Stacy Hoff

My latest print release, JOCKEYING FOR YOU, has me thinking about print sales again. Especially since JOCKEYING’s print debut comes right on the heels of the print debut of DESIRE IN THE ARCTIC. http://wp.me/prBca-4RP If you’re published with a small press … Continue reading

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