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Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July, everyone! Since The Pearl staff is mostly comprised of apprentices at The Company, we will be taking a two-week break because of the holiday. If you love reading, take the opportunity to revisit some of the oldies on the site. "It's Okay" by Vella...

“Buried” Spring Writing Contest

“Buried” Spring Writing Contest

Are you buried in story ideas and searching for opportunities to write a short story? Over at The Company, we have a short story contest running that is ‘Buried’ themed. Whether a character is digging up old, buried treasure, burying a skeleton in the closet, or is...

Our next story could be yours…

Our next story could be yours…

Interested in getting published? Have a doc sitting on the desktop waiting for the world to read it? The Pearl could be the new home for your story, poem, or essay. I’m Noah J. Matthews, the new managing editor of The Pearl. There’s a lot of great stuff on The Pearl...

Lawless: Available Worldwide

Lawless: Available Worldwide

Lawless releases worldwide today! Welcome to Covenant, a post-apocalyptic, dystopian Earth where technological advancement has come to a jarring halt and resources are sparse. The Journeymen, a group of people chosen by a mysterious deity called Donumdonair, must...

The Librarian’s Ruse by Thirzah now available!

The Librarian’s Ruse by Thirzah now available!

We know you love our short stories. Ready for something book-length? We'll make it easy: how about a novella? The Librarian's Ruse, by Thirzah, is now available from retailers worldwide. Find it on Amazon here. ONE MISTAKE. TWO EMPIRES. COUNTLESS SECRETS. Amelia’s...

Want to help? We need first readers!

Want to help? We need first readers!

Will you join The Pearl team? We're looking for fun people to help us sort the submissions that we receive. The only qualification is that you like to read. We'll send you submissions as they come in, and we just want to know what you think of them. We'll include a...

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