#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for January, 2011

Happy Birthday, Mom and Jerry!

My mom and brother share a birthday, and so did my dad and I. Sisters Sally and Pam are rugged individualists with birthdays all their own. :)

Today, I’ll be joining Mom and Jerry, and Jerry’s lovely wife, Anna, for a birthday luncheon. It’s been way too long since I’ve seen my mother–in fact, I’m ashamed to admit it, but I’ll be bringing along her Christmas presents when I head out. Between snowstorms, flu and deadlines, I haven’t been real mobile this winter.

Lately, we’ve had glimmers of sunshine, bright as spring. (I love it when that happens.) The wild turkeys

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My New Toy & Other Joys

I can’t wait for that book-binder to arrive. (See video if you’re curious.) :)

Today, I have a very important conference call, first thing, and then I’ll be WRITING, WRITING, WRITING!! I just can’t WAIT to sit down in front of my office computer, pick up the loose ends, and start weaving.

On a personal level, I’ve had some challenges lately, but my gratitude journal is practically bursting at the seams, too. I think it’s when we’re struggling in some way that we’re closest to God.

The weather is downright spring-like this morning–we even have sunshine, and most of the snow

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The term “keep your ear to the ground” comes from literally putting an ear to the ground to listen for hoof beats.