#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for July, 2011

If Bernice-Yorkie Could Blog…

It would sound like this:  yap, yap, yap, yap-yap!
Second verse, same as the first.  :)

I might be in a slightly silly (maybe even giddy) mood today.  I have a clear slate to write–no appointments or errands and lots of peace and quiet. 

When I started out as a young writer, many moons ago, I had no idea I would (eventually) meet with this kind of success.  I just wanted to earn a living, so I wouldn’t have to work in an office.  :) 

I’m not saying it was easy–it certainly wasn’t.  There were many setbacks along the way, but

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Battle of the Pills

Sadie wins the occasional battle in our take-your-pills confrontations, but I will win the war.  What a dog.  Currently, she’s having baby food with her breakfast–macaroni and cheese is her favorite :)–because that way I can mix in the powders for her kidneys and liver and she’ll still eat.  Provided that I add in little bits of freshly-fried bacon, of course.  The meat can’t be cooked ahead of time and stored in the fridge, either, because she’ll turn up her muzzle at that.

Spoiled rotten dog.  As I often tell her, it’s a good thing I love spoiled rotten dogs.  :)

The African violet seems hail

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