Evelyn's Blog for Wed., Sept., 19, 2018 - OPENING LINES

Last week, Marv and I sat through a stage production of  the novel SENSE & SENSIBILITY by Jane Austen.  We have front-row season tickets.  A group in the rear made up of high school students who obviously had read and studied the play roared with laughter at each opportunity. It woke up the people sitting in the front row. 

One explanation for the lack of laughter from the first row was that we could not…

Evelyn's Blog of Wed., Sept. 12, 2018 - MORE AT THE WALDORF-ASTORIA

In my blog of last week, September-5, I talked about the Waldorf-Astoria in Beverly Hills. I mentioned that lots of young gals frequented the hotel and I wondered how they could afford it. I asked my sister-in-law (Sandy) whose birthday we were celebrating there. She answered, “Lots of young people are earning $100,000 a year.”

A friend who read my blog had another explanation…

Evelyn's Blog for Mon., June 25, 2018- WHAT PURPOSE DOES A BLOG SERVE?

Why do people start a blog? A fair question.

Wikipedia’s answer: The purpose of writing blogs could be promotion of a product or service, awareness about social issues, information sharing about any subject or purely passion for writing.

You guessed it. MY purpose is to promote my books. The part of the answer about “pure passion for writing” is better served in…