a writer's research process, historical fiction research techniques, living in 19th century Paris, researching 1870s Paris, setting a novel in Paris, stories set during the siege of Paris, writing about 1870s Paris, writing historical fiction
It was a no-brainer to set my next novel in Paris, a city so rich with culture, history, beauty, tradition, and flare. With a rough outline of the plot already written, I was looking for those je-ne-sais-quoi details to add an extra spark of interest or to twist the plot another notch. What have I found?
More work to be done and the brain is churning.