Posted on 08/18/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Caitlin Horrocks has taught fiction and nonfiction writing, in addition to writing short stories and novels herself.
So she’s both seen and experienced the anxiety of writing historical fiction — what if an anachronism slips in? What if a key fact is left out?
Relax, Horrocks says. Specifically, she grants authors five permissions for writing historical fiction, to help them loosen up and focus on their craft.
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