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For the Love of World Building By Artemis Crow

Oh, boy, do I love world building. I’m not talking about going full-on Tolkien and busting out a new language; that’s more than I wanted to do for my series. Most everything else was fair game though. As a visually … Continue reading

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For the Love of Beginnings By Artemis Crow

Who doesn’t love beginnings? The giddy excitement of something new: a job, a marriage, the birth of a baby (maybe not the birth itself), or my personal favorite, a puppy. Okay, okay, for some, facing a beginning is gut wrenching. … Continue reading

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Looking for Authors of Romance & Upcoming Events!

Contributing Authors Needed! Currently I am looking for some additional authors for Nights of Passion Blog!  If you are an author of romance (YA not included) or women’s fiction and would like to blog once a week, please, email me … Continue reading

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The Cat That Reads Books

Two cats are part of my family. One is Buffy who I’ll talk about another time and she ran away when she saw I was taking photos, and there’s Bella. They are sisters and we got them from a cat … Continue reading

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A Blizzard and Choices

For me, many things happen in Boston. For uncounted years, I went to Arisia, one of the biggest science fiction and fantasy conventions in the northern U.S. I still count it as my home con and try to go every … Continue reading

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Knowing What You Want As A Writer

I have been traditionally published by smaller publishers, and I’ve taken my returned rights on some of my books and re-published them on my own. The tide keeps changing in publishing, and sometimes it’s hard to keep up. Currently I … 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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