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Looking for something a reader of my manuscript says is implausible but pretty sure I based it on the record. #historicfiction #novel #novelwriting #americanhistory #slavery #everydayresistance #femaleacademics Haven’t found the reference yet. And by the way, truly awful white women have been around for a long time.
It was an act of grisly violence by a mistress, followed by coerced reading of Scripture, with heaps of shame — another kind of violence.
I see a blog malaise shared around the cyber sphere. Glad I’m not alone but also afraid of losing touch. Dog days of summer? The penultimate moments of trumps’s reign?
Whatever it is, I’m paying attention.
Thank you everyone for recent comments and support. I may keep posting but be spotty on comments for a while.