Authenticity: The pleasures and perils of writing historical fiction

Authenticity. A word that, for a writer of historical fiction can be at one and the same time an inspiration, a labour (whether of love or hate), and the most enormous elephant trap. An inspiration, because if you’re anything like me,  the more you learn about the past, the more fascinating it becomes, and theContinue reading “Authenticity: The pleasures and perils of writing historical fiction”