Monthly Archives: August 2016

  1. Bee-sting Me Not

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    08/31/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I am allergic to beestings. In spite of this, I worked as a professional beekeeper for a few blissful years. …
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  2. Wherein She Deplores a Well-Written Book

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    08/29/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Originally posted on Steel Kachinas:
    I like reading, and am generally grateful for books. I am grateful for the book I…

  3. Things I Just Cannot Do

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    08/26/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Maybe I am getting soft in the head with age?  I may kill my television yet.  Mind you, other than …
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  4. Gratitude? August 26

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    08/26/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Originally posted on Steel Kachinas:
    I am mysteriously grateful? Grateful for mystery and distraction?  I think?  I walked the Labyrinth last…

  5. Media Shame – Eurocentric Much?

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    08/25/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    After the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice, France, it took weeks for me to find a complete list of …
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  6. Wednesday Walk – Another Star Turns Gold

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    08/24/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yesterday, in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, an Army SSG Matthew V. Thompson, 28, was killed by an IED. He was from …
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  7. Thank You, Donald Trump – NOT

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    08/17/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Last night, in Olympia, Washington a couple came out of a nightspot. They were attacked, the man stabbed and the …
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  8. And Monday Walk

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    08/15/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Again to the stones I go. On August 12th, Army SSG Christopher A. Wilbur, 36, of Illinois, died in Kandahar, …
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  9. Friday Walk

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    08/12/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I will be walking the Labyrinth today — after it is watered a bit to sustain the plants in the …
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  10. Yes, Let’s Talk About Labor and Birth

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    08/10/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I dislike doctors. Mind you, I’ve known some good ones; but I’ve known more patriarchal male asshats with a flashy …
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  11. The Invitation

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    08/06/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    My husband’s recent interactions at the Tacoma Veterans’ Center has been positive.  So much so that I finally found the …
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