#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for August, 2009

Tate is DONE!

The book is done.

I don’t know whether to laugh or cry.

I’ll do a little of both, probably.

Time to water the flowers, write in my journal, get dressed, wait for my editor’s verdict.


Maybe I’ll paint something. Maybe I’ll cook something.

The possibilities are dazzling.

But first–water plants.

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A Cowgirl Never Quits

She may back off for a while, though, and figure out how to take another run at a challenge.

I must have written my blog three times yesterday, but when I tried to post, all or most of it would crumble and drop away into cyberspace. I finally decided those things, simple and ordinary as they were, just plain didn’t need saying.

Here I am again, giving it another shot.

I wrote yesterday. I watered flowers. I let dogs and cats in and out, and of course fed them.

Today? More writing. A possible run to the grocery store. No

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In the old times sometimes cowboys referred to beans as “Deceitful Beans” because they talked behind your back.