Rod Miller

Rod Miller is a three-time winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award—for a novel, short fiction, and poetry—twice winner of the Westerners International Poetry Award, recipient of the Academy of Western Artists Award for Best Poetry Book, and League of Utah Writers 2012 Writer of the Year award.

His latest books are a novel, Rawhide Robinson Rides the Tabby Trail; a history book, The Lost Frontier: Momentous Moments in the Old West You May Have Missed; and collection of short stories’ The Death of Delgado and Other Stories. A sixth novel is slated for release late in 2016.

A frequent presenter at writers’ conferences, workshops, and other events, Rod has also judged numerous literary contests, including fiction, historical fiction, and poetry. A member of Western Writers of America, he received the 2014 Branding Iron Award for his service to the organization. Visit him online at