Category Archives: War & No Peace

  1. Back To Treading … Uh, Water?

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    02/03/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    Keep Calm

    Just what are we swimming in, eh?  I walked away from blogging or routine news watching for a mere four …
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  2. Pill Passing

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    01/05/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    Anyone who has been in the military will tell you that if you go on sick call and complain about …
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  3. Things I Don’t Have Time For

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    01/03/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    I am generally a liberal minded person. I am. But now and then, I admit that what I want to …
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  4. Sorrow in the Bleak Midwinter

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    12/23/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    k-scope-xmas

    I grieve for Berlin, in the wake of the truck vs Christmas Market incident. I used to shop up and …
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  5. POW American in Syria

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    12/18/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    The media has been conspicuously silent about the fact that an American officer is a prisoner in Syria.  Of course, …
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  6. Another Gold Star….Another Walk

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    12/07/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    …and alas, not talking Christmas-time cookies, or glitter on school papers. Sgt. First Class Allan E. Brown, 46, of Takoma …
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  7. The Worst….

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    11/25/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    …is imagining a Thanksgiving evening, pumpkin pie on the sideboard, perhaps talking about what favorite holiday music one is looking …
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  8. Keep It (cl)ASSY You Entitled Bastards

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    11/21/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    wtf_tree

    :::::sigh:::: Aside from my hatred of the color orange, will someone remind me again why I cannot use magnetic yellow …
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  9. Once More… Into the Fray?

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    11/11/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    We are a house of veterans. My husband served in Viet Nam. I and my husband served as  Army Security …
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  10. Shaking Out the Mental Sheets

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    11/07/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Sometimes a fall day here in the Pacific Nor’west is not a wet gray rainy mess!  On the occasional clear …
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  11. Rain Walk – Updated

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    11/05/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    It was a sad week for U.S. troops in Afghanistan and in Jordan. I don’t have all the names yet, …
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  12. Another Friday Walk

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    10/21/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    WordPress has, in the posting block, the line “What’s on your mind?” You mean ASIDE from the fact that WordPress …
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  13. For All the Walks Unwalked

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    10/14/2016 by syrbal-labrys

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    Everyday, men die. Women die. Families despair and weep. Names don’t accrue on lists I can access, however. Veterans are …
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