#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

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Oh, Holy Night…

The stars are (or will be) brightly shining…

It is the night of our dear Savior’s birth…

Christmas Eve is probably my favorite day in the year.  Sure, there are the presents, given and received, too much delicious food, gatherings with friends and family, tinsel and trees and bright lights, all lovely.  There’s more, though…a sense of anticipation, it seems to me, as a weary, war-torn world holds its breath and waits.  Heartbeats quicken and eyes turn heavenward, searching for the Star of the East, heralding the best message humankind has ever received:

For unto you is born this day,

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I’m debating…

Which Native American name shall I give myself?  I mean, if Kevin Costner can be Dances-With-Wolves, well, couldn’t I be Sleeps-With-Stones (lately, I’ve been waking up with two sizable moss agates snuggled close and YES, they sing :)–a lullaby, in fact ).  Or, perhaps, Bathes-With-Stones?  (I put a few favorites–moss agate, carnelian, tiger eye–into my bath water, and add chips of rose quartz to my homemade bubble bath.  I splash amethyst water on my face, too.)  Possibly, Spends-Way-Too-Much-Money-On-Stones would be the best fit?

:) Any or all of the above would work, methinks.

I continue to keep my Gratitude Journal, and

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The stitching across the toe of a cowboy boot is called a toe wrinkle.

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