#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for August, 2013

Winners

This week’s contest winners are John Olenick and Jayne Jageler–congratulations to both of you.

A new round will begin on Monday, so everybody gets another chance.  :)

I fully intended to blog yesterday, but, for whatever reason, it just didn’t happen.  I wrote–I’m LOVING this new book–and played around with my art supplies and artist trading cards for a while.  I’m in a swap on Art42.org where the challenge is to make artist trading cards (ATCs) using only crayon, and it was a fascinating experiment.  I had Jenni dig out the big box of Crayolas I keep on hand for visiting

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Acupuncture and Brylee’s bracelet

Now, THERE’s a combination for you.  :)

Today, Wednesday, is acupuncture day, and I am sure looking forward to all that relaxation!  People often cringe when I mention acupuncture–I guess they’re imagining skin bristling with heavy-duty tapestry needles and maybe even bloodshed.  :)  The truth is, the points on the needles are incredibly fine, and I don’t even feel most of them.  Note, however, the word ‘most’.  Some of them give me a pretty good twingle, to use my mom’s quaint but colorful terminology, but that’s because there’s stagnant chi (energy) in that particular spot, needing to be released, and the sting

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A “ten gallon hat” can’t hold ten gallons of anything.

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