The following is a quote from Sue Miller on writing fiction based on fact, as featured in her New York Times piece “Virtual Reality: The Perils of Seeking a Novelist’s Facts in Her Fiction”:
Sue Miller is an American novelist and short story writer who has won several awards, including being a part of Oprah’s Book Club. Some of her works include While I was Gone: A Novel, The Good Mother, and For Love. To view the article from which the above quote originated, click here.
And so I ask, what is your opinion regarding what Sue Miller has to say? Has another author said something similar? What do you think, personally, of the topic at hand?
I’m looking forward to hearing your thoughts!