#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for July, 2012

My Fourth

I spent the night at the lake house, with the kids, and Bernice came along for the ride.  We feasted on barbecue prepared by my future son-in-law, Jeremy, and talked and talked.  They’ve been living in California for so long, we have some catching up to do.  :)

At 10 pm, it was dark enough for the celebration–we gathered on the front deck to watch fireworks above the lake.  What a spectacle!  I’ll always treasure the memory.  Bernice didn’t like the noise very much at first, but she soon braved-up and turned around in my lap to take in the show. 

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Rising and Shining (Or doing my best to shine, anyhow)

I love it when I wake up early–that way, I have a few hours to putter, drink coffee, feed indoor critters, listen to the Daily Audio Bible on my iPod and write this blog without feeling rushed.  Ideally, I’m at my computer by nine a.m., that being when I do my best writing.  Today, I’ll be leaping straight into Parable with both feet.  :)    This just in: there will be three MORE Parable books next year.  YEEHAW!!!  I do love the place and the people and yes, the dogs, horses and cats.

I’ll be heading out to the lake for a

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