A. Thurman

About me

Writer, fencer, costumer, reader (not necessarily in that order) chronicling my adventures writing and researching my first novel about Elizabethan alchemists, magicians, and con men.

From my website

a brief political detour

I had a nice post set up for y’all about my long, winding trek towards becoming a writer. I never expected to write professionally and I’ve done (and continue to do) a lot of different things. This isn’t that post. Nor did I ever see myself writing about this. Others…

biweekly links 6-13-2018

How did it get to be June already? How Tudor slander courts left us with some fabulous insults: nobody throws shade like an angry Tudor (see also here and here) but the offended gave as good as they got. A story of survival: New York’s last remaining independent bookshops: having…

time crunch

The clock is ticking. But then, isn’t it always? Prague’s astronomical clock, because it seemed appropriate. Author’s own. This summer marks two years since I completed my first draft, and 6 months since I finished the second. As of the end of this week I should be done with the…

 
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