Category Archives: Writer's Life

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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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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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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Why Are Editors Great? Thank you, Cheryl!

Why does an author need an editor?  While it is true in the world of self-publishing that an author can do everything themselves, should they?  For everyone working to make the transition from aspiring writer to published author, you need … Continue reading

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All Aboard for Blog Tours by Stacy Hoff

I’ve recently launched my newest release, DESIRE IN THE ARCTIC. In order to promote it I had to do everything  under the sun marketing-wise. Technically, this should have been no big deal for me. After all, ARCTIC is my fifth book … Continue reading

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