Added by Evelyn David on August 16, 2008 at 2:15pm — No Comments
Today, the Southern Half of Evelyn David spoke at the Grove Public Library, in Grove Oklahoma. Her presentation of "A Mystery Writer Shares Some Clues" was filmed by the local cable channel. She only hopes that her nose wasn't shiny and that she didn't use too many, "you knows" in the speech.
Personal Log – Star Date 20070719 (Yes, I was a big Star Trek…
Added by Evelyn David on July 20, 2007 at 12:12pm — No Comments
"Before there was Hollywood, there was Fort Lee."
I was wandering around the meeting room, waiting for the appointed hour for my presentation, and stumped by the supersized photos on the wall. I thought I recognized some of the faces in the pictures: Fatty Arbuckle and Lillian Gish. But what were they doing hanging in the Fort Lee Public Library?
Bill Camal, special events coordinator for the library, explained. Fort Lee, now known as the last stop before the George Washington…Continue
Added by Evelyn David on July 15, 2007 at 8:15am — No Comments
|I was stuck in traffic on I-80 west. The backup was at least five miles (which I'm told is fairly common on I-80), when it struck me. In addition to a fertile, if slightly deadly, imagination, every mystery writer desperately needs a Global Positioning System (GPS) that can safely, quickly, and with a slight British accent, point out alternative routes to author events. Luckily, Mr. Evelyn David, or as he is better and more fondly…|
Added by Evelyn David on July 12, 2007 at 4:33am — No Comments
Questions, Answers, Sales, Chocolate!
Wow! I just got off the phone with the Southern half of Evelyn David. She just finished her talk at the Lawton Public Library in Lawton, Oklahoma and was bouncing off the walls with excitement. I've heard of a runner's high – that point in a race where all your endorphins kick in. I think there…Continue
Added by Evelyn David on July 11, 2007 at 11:37am — No Comments
As part of the promotional efforts for our mystery, Murder Off the Books, my co-author and I, the collective Evelyn David, publish a monthly e-newsletter. In addition to information on Evelyn David's appearances and new projects, we also pen a column of tips and tricks for aspiring mystery writers.
This month our topic was heroes and their sidekicks. We have some great ideas for developing these dynamic duos, but we also created a fun quiz that asks you to…Continue
Victor Borge is famous for saying, "A smile is the shortest distance between two people." We agree.
Recently, on another mystery listserve, there was a lengthy discussion about whether humor has any place in a good mystery. It never crossed our minds…Continue