Alarm goes off at 6:45 AM, watch the news, get coffee
for me and Rebecca.
Check e-mail, work out for half an hour every day, make
9:00 AM review chapter notes for current book, go out with
tape recorder and hike various trails while writing two
11:00 after completing two chapters, return to the office,
check e-mail, answer phone calls.
Noon, lunch and meeting with Rebecca and other employees
Afternoon, edit chapters, proofread typeset galleys, research
upcoming projects. More phone calls.
Evening, watch genre TV shows (hey, it's actually work
— a lot
of times, I end up writing books for them)
Answer more e-mail, MySpace, business correspondence. Often
reply to e-mail interview questions, possible phone or radio
10:30 read a book for a while
Seven days a week, with very few exceptions. That's the way
to get the books done.