#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for October, 2009

Writing and Painting

The two seem to be intertwined for me, at least these days.

The big piece I call my Renaissance Showgirl is done, except for signing and spraying to protect the paint. She emerged while I was writing “Tate”, over a period of many days, a line here, a dab of paint there. That the two pieces–book and painting–are connected on some level seems pretty clear, although they aren’t alike in any way.

I will be posting the finished painting on my Twitter page today. I have also posted pictures of both my new books, so you’ll know what to look

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From the end of the Civil War until 1890, some 10 million head of cattle were driven from Texas to Kansas.