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It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye by Heather Novak

Dearest Nights of Passion Readers and Sister Bloggers, This will be my last regular post. From my very first blog post on June 11, 2015, I have had the most wonderful time sharing my journey with you. Writing for NoP … Continue reading

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Friends Are Sometimes All You Need by Heather Novak

Three days ago, I made a horrible realization –  Let me back up and start at the beginning. I FINALLY started writing. Not like “Yay I did some random writing on some random chapter of some random book” crap, but … Continue reading

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Welcoming an Old Family Member Home by Heather Novak

Many, many (many…many…) years ago, I was a world-titled organist. After my grandparents passed away, one of the many instruments I inherited was a Grinnell Brothers piano. Grinnell Brothers was one of the leading piano/organ manufactures in Detroit until the … Continue reading

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In Case of Writer’s Block, Break Glass by Heather Novak

Between broaching the busy season at my day job and the mounds of grief, I’ve been crawling out of my skin. There was no writing. There wasn’t even reading. I even considered deleting my author page and quitting my blogs. … Continue reading

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When You Get a Truck Full of Lemons by Heather Novak

I’ve been repeatedly asked, “how do I write while grieving?” I’ve written post after post about it. Five months ago, I lost my mom, and this month I lost both a friend and my younger cousin. My body is a … Continue reading

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Oh-La-La Christmas Tree by Heather Novak (Video)

Still typing one handed, so trying something new. Enjoy this video blog!! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!  LOVE, HEATHER On this day in 1983, Meghan Trainor was born! Wishing You Laughter & Good Books, Heather Novak Find me at: Twitter: authorheathern Instagram: authorheathern Facebook: authorheathernovak Hunting Witch … Continue reading

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I Probably Need a Writing Intervention… by Heather Novak

Right now, as you read this blog post, I am knee deep in Fast Draft. Fast Draft is what I like to call the “on crack version of NaNoWriMo,” where you write 5,000 words a day. Like a crazy person.  … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans of Writers and Women by Heather Novak

Hello Nights of Passion Readers! My wedding day was amazing and I can’t wait to share the photos with you all! It was a real life fairytale. As a romance writer, I totally dig fairytales. (YOU ARE ALL SHOCKED, I KNOW!)  After … Continue reading

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Be Open to a New Opening by Heather Novak

As I navigate down the “looking for an agent” highway, I’m struck by how important it is to never stop learning and striving for what you want. With several partials/fulls of my manuscript out, and an ever growing pile of … Continue reading

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How NOT to Get an Agent by Heather Novak

On Twitter, I follow several agents because I think they’re awesome follows. Some of them I query, some of them I don’t, some of them reject me, some of them ask for more material. Searching for an agent is tough, but just … Continue reading

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