Category Archives: Characters

Rainy Days are Roll in the Bed Days and Being Grateful for the Good Things by Susan Hanniford Crowley

This is a Rain Relaxation Sound for an hour and comes courtesy of GlobalSuperStorm on YouTube.  I am very inspired by rain and so are my characters. Today was an intensely romantic day for two newly married vampires. Consequently I … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret #15 – Eating! What Are Your Favorite Things?

One of the lovely things about my vampires is that if they are over a hundred years old, they can eat human food. With the exception of garlic, they enjoy eating. It’s not an all blood cuisine. A certain exclusive … Continue reading

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When Was the Last Time You Said Yes? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

Recently I’ve undergone a lot of changes. I’ve been ill so getting those last pages of my next book down has been a struggle.  Right now I’m trying to tie up some loose ends and make sure my research is … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret 14 – Do You Hear Music in the Background?

My husband and I were watching the TV show “Castle” recently. He was replaying the first episode where Writer Richard Castle meets Detective Kate Beckett.  They meet because some murderer is copycatting the death scenes from his books. He’s entranced … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Sharing Secret 10 – Love, Sex and Power or What Makes A Love Story Great, Part 2

Last week, we looked at young love in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. This week, we’re looking at love and sex between a power couple. We’re talking about Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra. The story is about a powerful woman who is … Continue reading

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A Contest and Assorted Sundries by Susan Hanniford Crowley

First off, I’m having a contest that is ending at Midnight today at Eastern Time. It’s on Facebook using one of their apps.  Go here: https://www.facebook.com/SusanHannifordCrowley  You will see the large star. Click on the words beneath it. The one … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Sharing Secret 9 – What Makes A Love Story Great? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

When you read a love story, what qualities in the story really attract you? What makes the love story great? Romeo and Juliet is a play by William Shakespeare and is about two feuding families. But one night Romeo and his … Continue reading

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