#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for May, 2011

Mother’s Day Report

My favorite (and only) brother drove up from Kittitas yesterday, and he and I took our mom out for a lovely brunch at Prospector’s, up on the north end of town.  She was all spiffed up for the day, and a grand time was had by all.  After a delicious meal, we headed over to Fred Meyers to do a little shopping–Mom and I shopped, anyway.  Jerry just waited patiently and then loaded up the car.

Later in the day, once I was back home, I had a long talk with daughter Wendy.  Her movie, “Truth Below”, as been moved

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Mother’s Day

Happy Mom’s day to Hazel Bleecker Lael, my mama.  See you Sunday morning!

There are many reasons why I love my mother, and here are just a few of them:

She was always there for me.
She passed on her love of books and her facility with the written word.
She took me to Sunday school.
She covered for me when I would otherwise have been in big trouble with Dad.  :)
She can make me laugh like no one else.
She never said ‘go outside and play’ when I was scribbling down some story in a spiral notebook.
She pretended

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