One woman’s shortcuts to research and skill development

I don’t know about you, but I can spend hours fiddling around on the Internet, hunting for information about various topics or writing tips. Hours. The first reason is because I follow the trail wherever it leads. When I needed details about powder magazines so I...

Who says research is fun?

My good friend Claire Gebben says it is. I can’t think of anyone better able to pass on excellent research tips than Claire, who writes historical fiction, and who has graciously agreed to guest-post today. To research her novel-in-progress, in addition to the...