strange

siege_image6What a strange life I lead. I am researching details to write a war scene. I’m reading about demi-lunes and covered ways and bastions and ricochet fire. I’ve already researched it, but I’m going over and over it in my mind before I write it. A character will die in this war scene. If I see the siege in my mind, I’ll be able to make a reader see it. I’m in 1673 internally. In 2014, I’m at my computer looking at old drawings and making notes and diagrams. As the wicked witch told Dorothy, what a world, what a world.

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3 responses to “strange

  1. Thanks for sharing your process.

  2. Good to hear how the work is underway. I want to go look up 1673, but I’m going to wait and hear about it from you!

  3. What a lovely lovely post…..

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