Evelyn Puerto, Author

Looking for the adventures in life…real or imagined

Now Available: The Rearview Mirror


There’s something for just about everyone in Rearview Mirror, a multi-genre anthology featuring fourteen authors from five countries. Including yours truly. Each selection weaves around the story of Harvey Cullum, a rideshare driver with the…

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Meet the Minds Behind The Rearview Mirror


In between launching Flight of the Spark, editing Flicker of the Flame and writing Sting of Power, I contributed a short story to a multi-genre anthology called The Rearview Mirror. This psychological thriller is not…

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Give the Gift of Escape


Anyone else wanting to escape this year? I know I do, and reading has been one of my favorite ways to do that. Lately I’ve been reading a lot of cookie recipes. But in between…

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Unholy Warrior


The season between Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year is a busy one. When I’m not wrapping gifts or baking cookies, I managed to get in some writing. And reading. Here’s what I’ve been up…

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Pressing the Pause Button


I’m taking a moment to press the pause button and think about what could have been. It was a chilly, windy evening. And my husband ended up in a ditch. Not through any fault of…

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Are We Having Enough Excitement Yet?


How’s this for an understatement: last week was a wild one. In my world, the excitement continues this week. Not only is do my birthday and wedding anniversary fall in the second week of November,…

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Why I’m Thinking About Vertigo


Just to add some more excitement to my life I’ve been watching the floor and ceiling of my room rock. No, this isn’t an earthquake. Or alcohol induced. Just a touch of vertigo. If you’ve…

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A Big Adventure with Little People


This week brought me a new adventure; one I’d never thought I’d experience. Flying with 11-month old twins. That’s right, I was helping my young grandsons’ family move halfway across the country. So I flew…

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The Most Ridiculous Complaint I’ve Heard About Autumn


I don’t understand why some people hate the fall. Sure, the days are shorter. But the weather’s cooler and allergy sufferers everywhere are looking forward to relief. And of course, fall brings the election. There’s…

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Where Did That Come From?


I was rolling on the floor with my three of my Adorably Cute Grandsons: Number 3 (aged 4.5) and Numbers 4 and 5 (aged 10 months). Grandson Number 4 took one of his older brother’s…

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