#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for May, 2008

My Pet Joys

“Pet” being the operative term, most of the time. :)

You hear so much these days about pet peeves. I’d rather list a few of my favorite things:

My dogs, with sunlight in their fur.
My cats, cuddling close to give me cat-Reiki when I’m under the weather.
The horses, running and kicking up their heels in the pasture.
Macaroni and tomatoes
Weight Watchers’ Key Lime Pie
Making ATCs
Playing with polymer clay–especially making image transfers
Getting new art supplies via UPS
My Cricut machine–whiz bang, what a dandy tool!
Reading other peoples’ books :)
Studying the Civil War
Visiting ANY book

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I’m So Late…

(You: “How late are you???”)

Me: So late, I almost didn’t get here at all! This book, I’m telling you, is wearing me out. These Creed men are BEYOND wild. I expect to finish the story (“Dylan”) tomorrow, and do some last minute polishing on Friday morning. Today, I’m getting a new crown put on one of my teeth (I’d rather have one that went on my head), and since I slept so late, I’ll probably be pulling a swing shift this time.

It doesn’t help that a lovely box of metal shrines, etc., arrived from Silvercrow Creations today. My

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Though the term “stick ’em up” is widely used in Western films, it wasn’t actually coined until the 1930’s.