Tag Archives: books

  1. May Book Dump

    05/31/2018 by syrbal-labrys

      I’ve been reading a good deal this month, as it’s been a “pain” month with my tetchy back. I …
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  2. Ooops – Book Catch-Up

    04/05/2018 by syrbal-labrys

    The month of March got away from me! I did keep reading, but was so busy/sick/tired by end of the …
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  3. Books, Books, Books

    12/31/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    I fell a bit behind on my reading this year and did not complete my planned fifty two books. It …
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  4. Brick and Mortar Barnes and Noble: Give Us Your Money and Get Out!

    11/16/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    Barnes and Noble in Lakewood is the last book store near us here in this wet gray November Washington State. …
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  5. The Bored Reader Recites — Kind of, Sort of; Oh Review Hell!

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    12/28/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I’ve not kept up with my reading. And I’m patently failing to hit my 52 books this year — because …
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  6. Just Curious? Time Should Wound Some Heels….


    09/17/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    We got a fat envelope this week from “The Folio Society”. This is an outfit in England that publishes beautiful …
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  7. Oh, Fine – A Catch-Up Book Review Dump

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    09/14/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Over at my other blog, Steel Kachinas, I’ve had occasion on my Gratitude Project posts, to twice gratefully post annoyed …
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  8. Distract Me, Please?!

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    06/28/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yesterday was my day “off”. Not even responsible on Mondays for feeding myself. Decadent, yes?  Well, I don’t usually just …
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  9. 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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  10. Yawning Thursday

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    09/25/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Ah, Thursday and another dawn with no sleep — too worried about the Runaway Returning (the youngest son returning, driving …
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  11. Rapid Review After Slow Reading

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    03/30/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Well, I violated my promise to post at both new and full moons….but not entirely.  I’ve read so damned little …
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  12. Some Things Have Declined….New Moon Bookworming


    01/31/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I love to read. And although I do applaud the idea of not cutting trees and going to electronic media..in …
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  13. Books…


    01/09/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Yes, I am back to non-fiction. And confronting the question of whether to continue putting the book discussion/review/snark here or …
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