#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for December, 2008

The Computer Wars

Okay, so this technology stuff has pretty much got me whupped. :) But once in a while, along the way, I win a small victory against one of these darn things.

I’ve probably mentioned how much I love my iPod, and how I use it every day. Well, somehow, during the Great Switcheroo, when I replaced my writing computer with a brand new one–and therefore got myself into the Old Dog Learning New Tricks mess–1)my whole iTunes library headed for the dump and 2)I thought my iPod was fried. Yikes! Turns out, iTunes doesn’t store a person’s library of music and

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Cold, cold, cold!

On days like this, I wonder why I ever left Arizona. There is cold and there is COLD.

As I mentioned a few days ago, the waterers out in the barn are not working because they’re frozen. A plumber is coming today.

And now the furnace doesn’t seem to be working. It’s 56 degrees in this kitchen.

On the positive side, I’m still not smoking. In fact, I don’t even think about it most of the time.

My 8 new bookshelves will arrive today, to be set up in the office. A major step toward my #1 goal for 2009,

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Back in earlier days, a cattle drive would average 10-12 miles a day.