#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for October, 2013

Challenging myself

I did it.  I signed up for a Rosetta Stone language course, the kind you do online.  I’ll be using my ever-more-beloved mini-iPad, most of the time, along with a little micro-phone dealie to practice my…

Italiano.

Truth to tell, I speak just a smidge of Italian, having spent quite a bit of time there back in those thrilling days of yesteryear, but I probably sound like a boat-person to the natives.  As in, “Me no hot water got,” a common complaint of Americans in Italy.  :)  Basically, you could say I know just enough of the lingo to mess up

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Monday Ramblings

Autumn is my favorite time of year, as I’ve said before–I love the ‘new beginning’ feel of it (doubtless a holdover from school days), the changing colors of the leaves, the (mostly) sunny weather and the crisp breezes and the sugar-bowl-blue skies.  At the same time, it always makes me wonder, Where did the time go????  2013 still feels like a New Year to me, and here it is, almost gone.  How is that even possible?  Five minutes ago, we were carving pumpkins for Halloween and now it’s time to do it again.

Yikes.

The weekend was lovely–Wendy and I

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In the old times sometimes cowboys referred to beans as “Deceitful Beans” because they talked behind your back.

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