#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for August, 2007

Settling In

The nip of fall is definitely in the air, though we could, of course, have some more hot weather before the season actually turns. All my life, I’ve loved autumn best–starting school, new clothes and piles of paper and boxes of pencils, the changing leaves, and that still-distant (to a child, anyway) promise of the approaching holidays. The horses are starting to grow thicker coats. We’ve put salt licks out for the deer.

For me, the new year really starts in September, not in January. Kind of an internal clock kind of thing.

I love new starts. I’m settling in

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Jewelry Commercial

If you want to see some first-class old-fashioned Western jewelry, go to:


The Lynn Brown collection is gorgeous, and I’m planning to offer some of her pieces on this website as reader prizes, so watch that monthly contest!

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Around 1541, the present state of Texas was called Tejas, a Spanish version of the Caddo word meaning “allies.”