Category Archives: Poetry

  1. I Am Humbled…

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    12/27/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    …to be in such company! Yes, it is that time of the year again! The Jon Swift Roundup 2016 is …
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  2. News and Poetry from the Resistance

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    11/13/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    SNL nailed it with what we all wish Clinton had said.  In the long dark night, we need some mental …
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  3. Poetry and News From the Resistance

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    11/12/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Item: “Pin it” has a whole new meaning. Item: Six Rules for surviving sanely in Trump’s America Item: You know …
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  4. Fast and Dirty: Book Review Dump

    06/05/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yes, I’ve neglected book reviews forever and ever. Get your coffee/tea/beer and settle in or walk away right now. I …
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  5. Fog…Not Cat’s Feet At All

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    01/12/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    I had to drive to the vet early this morning.  Nothing sets up the day like a scolding by phone …
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  6. Again, And Again

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    10/27/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Last Friday, as we planned a family outing for the next day, another family was faced with planning a funeral. …
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  7. Wednesday Words of A Young Poet

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    10/22/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    A big storm is moving over the Nor’west presently.  The skies are so dark it still seems like the wee …
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  8. Sunday’s Gift

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    06/01/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Do you know, that in German the word “gift” does not mean a present — it means “poison”… so here …
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  9. Some of the Music Died

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    01/28/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Pete Seeger has died. I read this last night on my iPhone in bed where I was not sleeping. I …
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  10. From a Heathen and a Pagan:

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    12/25/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    …again, as every year, my favorite ‘fits me to a T’ carol. I actually love the music of many old …
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  11. Poetry – August, Month of Fail

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    08/07/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    I always want to make it better, I always want to make things right, But no matter how I try …
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  12. On Mothers’ Day, A Mother of Soldiers Wakes

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    05/12/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    There is a sweet thin mist in the air, Sunday morning cool that may not last, My coffee perks and …
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  13. Quote of the Day…and Thoughts Thereof

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    04/17/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    The quote of the day: “I end up feeling like a spy in the house of ethnicity,” from HERE, makes …
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