#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for October, 2008

The Power of the Blog

Another great signing last night, at a Barnes and Noble here in Omaha.  I’m here to tell you, my readers are the greatest!  

As for the power of a blog–you’ll recall that I wrote about the pleasures of Vicks vapor rub yesterday.  :)  Well, as the signing was about to begin, a warm-eyed woman named Terry came up to me and handed me a box with a jar of Vicks inside!  She said, “Sandi asked me to give you this.” 
My good friend, Sandi Howlett, who lives all the way out in Arizona, reads this blog.  She contacted Terry, her good
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Happy Birthday Amanda Peterson!

It’s my good friend Amanda’s birthday today!  Best wishes from a hotel room in Omaha, Nebraska, Amanda-girl!

Yesterday, in transit from Salt Lake City, I had another road adventure.  My water bottle came open in my purse–on the plane–and soaked everything–including my iPhone.  Now at home, getting me on a cell phone is even harder than getting me on a landline (have I mentioned that I hate telephones?), but on the road, that little sucker is vital.  It seems to be working now, except the volume won’t go up and this ole cowgirl can’t hear it unless it’s
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The typical Pony Express rider was nineteen years old and made $100-$150 per month plus room and board.