Tag Archives: Setting

The Anatomy of Creating A Small Town – Setting is Everything

A lot of care and research goes into creating a setting.This is where your characters live, where your characters were shaped as individuals. The environment dictates their temperaments and  values, and outlook on life.  In the case of my fictional … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In The Research – Guest Blog by Diane Gaston

Most of the ladies here at Magical Musings are not writing historical romance, so what can I, a historical author contribute to their blog? I thought I’d talk about research. Research is obviously essential when you are writing a historical. … Continue reading

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What’s Your Favorite Time Period? (Giveaway!)

Update: Our winner for the 2 paperback books is Kristine Radgman.  I’ll be in touch with you via email to get a mailing address. Congrats!! I am a sucker for historical fiction. I love to lose myself in a different … Continue reading

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The Perfect Setting

I love a well-written setting. To me, it can bring a story fully to life, make me feel as though I’m there and, when a character reacts genuinely to it, it can give me insight into the very workings of his or her … Continue reading

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