Tagged:All posts tagged: Historical Fiction

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Writing

How to Keep Language Authentic in Historical Fiction

James L. Haley, author of the Bliven Putnam Naval Adventure series, shares the importance of the authenticity of language in a work of historical fiction.

History

History Holds the Key to Writing Better Fictional Heroes

'City of Lies' author Victoria Thompson describes her process for creating historical characters worthy of 21st century readers' attention.

Books

Is There a Place for the Traditional Western in 2017?

Does old-timey fiction seems like it might be dated? We look at works by Louis L'Amour and Robert Olmstead to determine the place of the western in 2017.

Writing

The Appeal of Writing Paranormal Elements Into Historical Fiction

Jessica Estevao, author of the Change of Fortune mysteries, shares how the psychic history of Old Orchard Beach in Maine inspired her writing.

Writing

Why Heartbreak and Fiction Writing Are a Perfect Match

Jamie Ford, author of Love and Other Consolation Prizes, shares his own experiences that inspired him write stories about relationships and love.

Writing

From Journalist to Novelist: A Journey to Fiction Writing

Fiona Davis, author of The Address, discusses how the tools of journalism, like research and revision, helped her to become a fiction writer