Tag Archives: marriage

  1. Wherein She Is In A Very Bad Mood

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    12/07/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    This is a hard holiday season. I decorated, but my spirits barely lifted and the lift lasted about as long …
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  2. The Bride Wore Black

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    06/20/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    June is the month of weddings, no? There is a saying I vaguely recall that for luck, the weddings should …
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  3. There Is No Silence….

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    11/30/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …like snow silence.  And the house is asleep.  The youngest son, my Runaway Returned (after 15 years) sleeps late because …
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  4. The World, the Worm, the Screw…and the Key Turn?

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    10/31/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I am feeling a bit off the normal page today.  Today is my Minotaur husband’s last day at work — …
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  5. Shifts of Time, Season, and Possessions

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    10/10/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Yesterday was a rush job.  The husband was unexpectedly home on a vacation day to help deal with a vehicular …
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  6. Home Again, Home Again

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    08/20/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …oooh, bad title.  It makes me want to watch “Blade Runner” again.  And while I claim it is my favorite …
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  7. Busy As Bees

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    07/29/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    The household switch is underway.  Most of my furnishings, books, clothing and such is back in the Big House now…some …
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  8. Tuesday Trauma Triggers

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    04/16/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    (Sorry for late posting — auto-post didn’t work as planned)I didn’t sleep last night, I lay awake listening to the …
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  9. Bits and Pieces of Time and Life

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    04/07/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Today, I worked all day on the kitchen job.  Sure, we have hired a man to do the fancy carpentry …
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  10. MLK Dreamt, But So Do I

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    04/06/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Nightmares should consist of monsters to be slain, right?  Nightmares should be darkness and storms — not sweetness and light, …
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  11. PTSD Journaling – Time Machine

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    03/24/2014 by syrbal-labrys

     It dawned on me this weekend, reading the tales of ptsd affecting entire families and feeling myself flash backwards in …
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  12. Down the Rabbit Hole

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    03/23/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …of memory? Sometimes I think I could do without existentialism. After all, they are right; beginning to think is to …
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  13. Out of Suspended Animation, And Out of the Labyrinth

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    11/25/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Most of the people I know, by my age, have had at least one terrifyingly close call when they thought …
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