Author Archives: evapearl

My Short Stories

evapearl   March 23, 2016   No Comments on My Short Stories

 The Island Writers’ Network of Hilton Head Island, founded in 1999, has published four anthologies of members’ works. I have been on the editorial board for all of them and have short stories in each.   All four titles can be purchased on Amazon Books. The first 3 retail at $14.00.  Time and Tide retails at $15. Don’t pay more!… Read more »

The Famous Panda Joke

Is Grammar Humor an oxymoron? The famous panda joke,  whose punchline became the title of a best-selling book by Lynn Truss on – of all things, punctuation – is my lead-off Grammar Geek post. But first, a warm-up-act.   “Let’s eat Grandma,” said the starving children.  “Let’s eat, Grandma,” said the starving children. Commas save lives. And now for the panda joke. As far as… Read more »

Hello world!

evapearl   March 3, 2016   5 Comments on Hello world!

My website was born today, thanks to my Island Writers’ Network buddy Kent, who is Clark Kent to me.  Right now the site looks like a new house you haven’t moved into.  I think developing it is called “populating the site.”  I call it furnishing. I’ll learn the lingo in this new neighborhood soon. Meanwhile, my novel, SWEAT SISTERS, is still jumping through… Read more »