Category Archives: Writer's Life

I Have Signed A New Book Contract

I am ecstatic to announce that I have signed a contract with Soul Mate Publishing for Book 2 in the Arnhem Knights of New York series.  This book is about King Max’s daughter Noblesse. In the first book, readers meet … Continue reading

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One Day at a Time

We are 2 weeks into 2016 and I have to say that thus far, this year is going pretty good. Statistically, they say that most resolutions end around that 3-4 week mark which isn’t too far away. How are you … Continue reading

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How Do I Get Rid of Pink Dyed Fingers?

There are many adventures to being an author. If you’re a parent or grandparent there are even more rather unique ones. To add to the festive occasion of a sleepover, my husband got pink and chocolate cupcakes from the bakery. … Continue reading

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What Were Your Favorite Things of 2015?

Everyone’s list will be different. But these were my favorite things in 2015? I’ve listed them randomly and not in order of importance! Irene’s Family Restaurant – I loved her holiday Italian cookies My grandgirls Hanging out with family Having … Continue reading

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The Value in Resolutions

It’s that time of year again…the time of year where we ponder what our New Year’s Resolution is going to be… STOP! This year has been a year of realizations for me and in the midst of all these realizations, … Continue reading

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It’s So Exciting and I Really Do Listen to My Readers! Contest! YAY!

I have been working for the last two weeks to put a book of mine that has been unavailable since the closing of my first publisher. I have re-edited it, added a little bit, and formatted it for Kindle. I … Continue reading

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Becoming Published, Part I by Stacy Hoff

I’m looking back on my road to publication. The (newly released) print edition of my second book, LAWFULLY YOURS, has made me nostalgic. And grateful. It’s been a very long emotional journey. How long? About twenty years! LAWFULLY YOURS is … Continue reading

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