The recent overabundance of news revolving around a certain televised trial has got me thinking: How much can be read into internet search histories? As writers, surely we have some of the strangest and most obscure logs of all. (For research—research, I swear!)
Have you ever scouted the web for information about your villain’s weapon of choice? Looked up the gory details of your MC’s most recent injury? I'm not trying to make you feel paranoid. (I'll save that for another post...) I'm just curious if any of you had ever given it much thought. What’re some things you’ve had to look up that might cause misunderstanding?
I'll start! How about a random research scenario:
- How to treat a bullet wound