#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for July, 2010

The Book is Done!


I just hit the ‘send’ button. “A Creed in Stone Creek” is blazing its way through cyberspace at this very moment to land squarely on my editor’s desk.

What an age we live in.

Now, to visit my mom and goof off a lot.

(Maybe I should get dressed first, though.)

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Crossing the Finishing Line

YES! Today, I will wrap up my oft-polished draft of “A Creed in Stone Creek”. There will be some revisiting the manuscript, as always–my beloved editor, Joan Marlow Golan, always has strong, at times remarkable, insights, thus making a good book better still.

I feel like a member of a championship team, celebrating a victory by jumping up and down and yelling for joy under a shower of champagne. :) Only difference is, I won’t be going to Disneyland–not in the immediate future, anyway.

Weatherwise, we’re in for another hot one here in Spokane, and that’s good. The tomatoes are finally

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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.