Section I: historical retellings of famous figures in a contemporary voice. Section II: family relationships. The book is mainly about women, from multiple angles. It takes a feminist, multicultural perspective that explodes conceptions of women throughout history. More
True Fiction is about being a person who wants to see more clearly, get closer to the elusive truth. A person who knows we see through lenses, historical, cultural. And yet, even in fiction, truths emerge. Truths about being human (mainly a woman) and living. I tried to tell the truth, but fiction came out. Or the truth. You decide. Many of the stories have been published in literary journals.