#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for November, 2007

Our New Walmart

I admit it. I LOVE Walmart. For one thing, they sell a lot of my books. And I do mean A LOT. For another, they carry the chicken jerky strips my dogs love–a one-stop shop, with very few exceptions. Who cares? you may be asking. Is this a blog or a commercial for Walmart?

It’s a blog, definitely. Up until yesterday, a Walmart run involved driving to the other end of Spokane, or out to the valley. Now, we have a brand new store right in Airway Heights, some ten minutes from here, and I’m jazzed! Last night, I bought

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Foggy Draw

Fog has settled in the draw this morning, and it’s a beautiful sight. (Susan: the draw is behind the main house, the one on thirty acres, with the barn. :) )

Who is Susan, the rest of you ask, as you well might? Well, she’s better known as Lisa Jackson, #1 New York Times best-selling author and one of my most cherished friends. I’m honored to say that she reads my blog, and last weekend in San Diego, she was teasing me about never knowing exactly which house I’m blogging from. Is it the lake? Or is it the horse place?

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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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