Research For Middle Grade Historicals & Incubation as Inspiration with Anne O’Brien Carelli

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91vWBcdBlPk Today’s guest on the podcast is Anne O’Brien Carelli author of Skylark and Wallcreeper, a middle grade story that alternates between Brooklyn in 2012 and the German-occupied town of Brume in 1944. Anne joined me today to talk about writing for children, and the amount of research required to write historical fiction – no … Continue reading Research For Middle Grade Historicals & Incubation as Inspiration with Anne O’Brien Carelli

An Anniversary, The Pros & Cons of Drinking Your Own Pee, Plus How Serious Are You About That Research?

Last week marked the five year anniversary of my debut, Not A Drop to Drink being published. Since my post-apocalyptic debut I've written historical, mystery, contemporary, thriller, and fantasy. With seven books published, and an eighth coming in March, I've researched some odd things. One of the difficulties facing me when I started writing Not … Continue reading An Anniversary, The Pros & Cons of Drinking Your Own Pee, Plus How Serious Are You About That Research?