#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for December, 2010

The Year of No Resolutions

I’m not making any formal resolutions this year. I always break them, anyway. :)

In 2011, I will simply ENJOY my life. I plan to celebrate the blessings I have Already Received, which are beyond counting.

I will laugh with family and friends.

I will explore my first and most beloved art form: writing. Quiet the committee of critics in my brain and just do what I love–tell stories.

I will follow that priceless British advice: Keep Calm and Carry On.

There may well be rough waters ahead, but we’re up to it. We can do this.

I hope your 2011

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Home Again

I made it! I’m home in Spokane, arriving yesterday evening in a flurry of snow. As we left Seattle, we were warned that we might not be able to land here, and would have to return to Sea-Tac, but thank heavens, it didn’t happen.

Today, it’s a winter wonderland out there. Truly beautiful. I’m so grateful to be snug and warm, here in my own house, with my dogs and kits for company. The power went off last night around nine, stranding Sadie-beagle and me in the kitchen–she was hoping in vain for a snack and I had just brewed

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