News, views, and reviews, and a space for commentary and
discussion about history in fiction and non-fiction, in particular,
historical fiction, historical fantasy, time-slip novels, and alternative
history as well as anthropology, social history, and related fields.
I accept occasional guest blogs about the craft of researching and
writing about historical figures, historical places, or anything else
related to history that has found its way into your books.
Imagine traveling on horseback through the gently rolling hills and open plains of Apulia with its olive groves, stands of pines and holm oak, and almond trees. It’s hot, the air leaves you feeling dry and parched, and your eyes hurt from the strain of the bright sun. Then, adjusting your hat, you happen to…