#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for October, 2011

Fergie

Mary Ann’s little dog, Fergie, died unexpectedly yesterday afternoon, and we are all feeling pretty sad.  She was a sweet little buff-colored mutt, and adored Mary Ann, who adored her right back.  They were always together, sidekicks.  Every morning when my cousin arrived for work, Fergie was with her, happy to greet all of us.  It was as if she were saying, “Fergie’s here!  We can start the fun now!”  When she wagged, it wasn’t just her tail, it was the whole critter–I called her the Pajama Bag dog.

She was a member of the family, just as Sadie was,

Read More »
Back Tomorrow

“Keep your ear to the ground” referred to the practice of plainsmen listening to the ground to hear hoof beats. It became the westerner’s warning to stay alert.

READ MORE WESTERN FACTS »