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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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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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All Genre Writing Conference by Heather Novak

Every single RWA conference I’ve been to, without fail, has been supportive, encouraging, and enlightening. I always leave energized, ready to work, and with a backlog of friend requests on social media. But what about the genres, who, unlike romance writers, don’t have … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Die!

What does that weird title mean?  Have you ever been so ill you couldn’t eat or drink water? Have you ever been in such horrible pain you thought you would die? Getting sick last Saturday happened so fast that my … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Romance Writers’ Conference 2016 by Jenna Jaxon

My local RWA chapter, Chesapeake Romance Writers, is hosting what has become our annual conference on March 5, 2016 this year, in Williamsburg, VA and I wanted to invite everyone, both writers and readers, to come out, meet some of our … Continue reading

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Stop, Collaborate, and Listen! (Part 1) by Heather Novak

Listen folks. It’s time we have an honest conversation about reviews. Yep, reviews. You know that screen that pops up at the end of your ebook asking you to rate what you read that you quickly bypass because who the … Continue reading

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Hitting the Barre by Heather Novak

The post-book-release slump. It is a real thing. You pour your time, heart, and soul (and money for your ice cream habit you’re still in denial about) into breathing life into these characters. Release day hits. You throw up the … Continue reading

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