The Horse in a Book

Writing about horses is more than simply writing about the horse....

Novel Research: Town History

Small towns hold a wealth of unearthed history. And this piece surprised me!

Peanut Butter and Pickles

Food was so different in the 1940s. Readers and writers of historical fiction, take note: peanut butter and . . .

Interview: Hidden History

Hidden History is the answer to a writer's quandry for unusual history...

How to Have the Right Perspective

When odds are against you, do what my friend Starr did. . .

How to Write about Horses

This blog post first appeared on http://www.kathleendenly.com, June 4, 2018. How to Write about Horses in Historical Fiction by Tisha Martin Horses have long since been an icon in American history, a loyal friend to the cowboy in the movies or in a novel. Often, too many historical writers don’t capitalize on the benefit of … Continue reading How to Write about Horses