Category Archives: Historical Fiction

What I’ve learned writing Historical Fiction

I have spent almost three years now working on an historical fiction piece that is set in the 1600s. The first year or so was mostly research, which is always a bit of a slog (particularly when the period involved … Continue reading

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A few 17th century surprises and phew, revisions are finished!

I’ve just finished making revisions to my draft manuscript, Famine Bay. It’s historical fiction set in the 1600s in New France, New York, the Great Lakes and Iroquoia (which was the Five Nations territory, south of Lake Ontario). It was a real … Continue reading

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