Melinda R. Cordell (rosefiend) wrote,
Melinda R. Cordell

The Civil War book may be a go. MAY be.

The editor wrote back yesterday: I have some minor revisions to do on the sample chapter, and then the full proposal is going to the editorial board on July 22. Yikes!!

That'll be the day after I get back from Hamline! (I'm leaving for the residency tomorrow.)

Whoo-ee, this is going to be an interesting couple of weeks.

I'm not going to get excited yet. Long experience says, "Let's just wait on that until we have an actual Yes."

I'm off to make my own luck. If you guys could send a couple of good thoughts my way I would sure appreciate it.

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