#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for April, 2007

I Fought the Frog

And the frog won. The prince never did show up, princes being unreliable in general. Oh, well. I put the major portion of the recent jackpots in the bank, anyhow. Take that, frog.

I wrote the outline for “The Rustler” yesterday, and I can’t tell you how anxious I am to begin writing that book. First, I need to spiff up the next Mojo book, just a little, and then Sadie, Bear and I will probably move out to the lake for the duration of the new story. Not a bad gig.

Today, a routine doctor visit and lunch with

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Thursday

Well, the server was down yesterday, so that’s why I’m publishing two blog entries today.

I finished “The McKettrick Way” and have submitted it to my editor, who loved it. Joan and I make a wonderful team, and I can’t express how grateful I am to work with her, and to be a part of the dynamic HQN team. As of yesterday, when “McKettrick’s Heart” took the #7 spot, I have had a book in the New York Times Bestseller list’s top #15 for an unprecedented (for me) ten weeks!

Today, I plan to draft the working outline for “The

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Cattle drives rarely went more than ten or twelve miles a day, as the cattle had to be given time to rest and graze. A drive from Texas to Montana could take up to five months.

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