Guest Author Michael Rupured – Almost Historical

Thank you so much, Charlie, for inviting me over to the Purple Rose Teahouse to talk about my new release, After Christmas Eve. You’ve really done a nice job. The place is gorgeous! To celebrate the 10/11 release of my second novel, I’m giving away 10 copies (ebooks) through an …

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S.A. Garcia – Lobcock! The Fear and Terror of Researching a Historical Novel.

At the 2010 Readercon, I remember listening to SF author Barry B. Longyear describing how he wrote Confessions of a Confederate Vampire—The Night, a historical vampire novel set during the Civil War. The amount of dedication he put into setting the mood for writing a novel set during the Civil …

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