Secrets

Secrets

  In my novel, the members of the Cordoba family are secret Jews. They have to keep others from discovering that they follow Jewish practices. This is the most important secret in the story, because it sets up the conflict. But it’s not the only secret—only the most...
8 Reasons Why I Write Historical Fiction

8 Reasons Why I Write Historical Fiction

1. I’m Lazy? “Too many critics think of historical fiction as flawed and unreliable history, written by authors too lazy to check the facts. Others condemn it for being insufficiently imaginative, written by authors too lazy to invent.” from The Women of the...