February 24, 2012

Ascroft, eh? - Guest Post by Larry


At Ascroft, eh?, Larry talks about The Priest and the Peaches while mulling over whether a story set in the past, within living memory, can be an historical fiction.

"I realized that the time frame I was dealing with was almost 50 years ago. I discovered that the advantage for me, as a writer and having actually experienced those days, was that they are part of who I am. The result is, when writing about the time frame, you can 'feel' it. You were there and the sounds and sights and people are indelibly embedded in your mind."

To read the full guest post, click here.