#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for August, 2005

Office Supply Stores

I had an email from a good friend this morning, commenting on my remark about how much I love places like Staples and Offices Depot and Max. She’s a writer, too, and our electronic conversation got my imagination going.

In my mind’s eye, I saw Dickens pausing on a quaint London street to peer through the stationers’ window at journals bound in rich leather, their pages clean and unmarked, awaiting the point of a quill pen. I saw Mark Twain, stepping stunned into an Office Max, marveling. He would be drawn to the rich selection of paper, the many pens

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Tarot Cards

I am fasincated by Tarot cards.
Now, some of you may feel inclined to pray for my immortal soul, believing, as you might, that I am in league with the dark side. If so, have at it, with my blessing. This country girl will take all the prayers she can get! When it comes to Old Scratch, I figure we have all the devil we need with the collective unconscious, and the evil in this world results from our own individual and group choices, but for now, that’s all I’m going to say on the subject.
I see the Tarot

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