#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for October, 2011

The Turtle Plods Along

I feel a little like that turtle in the famous race with the rabbit–just plodding along steadily, while the rabbit runs circles around me.  :)  7 weeks on BistroMD and I am down a shade under 20 pounds (insert a resounding yeehaw here) which is good when you consider that I haven’t felt deprived even once.  And I’m up to 15 minutes at a time on my treadclimber, too. 

Bernice is waiting somewhat impatiently for her walk–trust me, she doesn’t plod.  She’s one busy little Yorkie, and she’d fly if she could.  When she was a pup, she could run

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I’m Being Published!

OK, I have published over 100 books–I only know this because Romance Writers of America sent me their Centennial Award, a beautiful plaque–so publishing shouldn’t be anything really new to me, should it?  YES.  Because this time it’s my art–my artist trading cards will be featured in the (regretably) last issue of ATC Quarterly!  I’m excited, obviously, partly because my work was chosen for this honor before the editors knew I write books, so one thing had nothing to do with the other.  I’ll keep you updated.

I drafted the outline for “Big Sky Mountain” yesterday, after days of brainstorming,

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Back in earlier days, a cattle drive would average 10-12 miles a day.