Roger Pinckney was born and raised in the South Carolina Lowcountry. He graduated from University of South Carolina and earned an MFA through the Iowa Writers Workshop. Pinckney farmed, taught school, and wrote award-winning features for Minnesota and North Dakota newspapers.
His first successful book was Blue Roots, a history of South Carolina voodoo. Since then, he’s produced several collections of essays and his novel, Little Glory has been purchased by a Hollywood independent film maker. Pinckney is a two-time winner of the South Carolina Fiction Project and Orion Writing Circle Award.
Roger lives on Daufuskie Island, one of the last free and wild barrier islands, where he writes and works diligently to preserve land and culture.
Folly Beach Wine & Sign to benefit the Diann Shaddox Foundation
Diann Shaddox Foundation for Essential Tremor is an accredited Non-Profit 501c(3) organization committed to find a cause and cure for Essential Tremor
Locklear’s Beach City Grill,
Folly Beach Parks & Recreation,
Diann Shaddox Foundation,
Folly Beach Wine & Sign
Have fun in the sun on the stunning Folly Beach Pier, Folly Beach, South Carolina. Sip a glass of wine, talk, meet some wonderful authors and artists, listen to live music and enjoy delicious food. Bask in the beautiful scenery of sandy beaches, cool ocean breezes, and views of the great Atlantic Ocean.