#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for March, 2013

Here’s What Happened

Regarding “Warhorse”.  I couldn’t bring myself to go to the movie; just the trailer on TV tied me up in knots, as do those dreadful commercials scored with Sarah McLaughlin music.  Both Wendy and I are devout animal lovers and we’re seriously sensitive to any suffering on their part.  Unlike people, they have neither voices nor choices–so you and I must speak up for them.  Way back when, I had to leave the theater during the new version of “King Kong”, because the capture scene upset me so much that I was sobbing and couldn’t seem to stop.  And, YES,

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Correction

The talented singer I met in Florida was J.T. Carter, founder of the band the Crests (not the Crescents, as I said yesterday.)

What a showman he is!

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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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