Tag Archives: military life

  1. Summer Solstice – Ranting Good, Bad, and Ugly

    06/21/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    I hate summer. I hate heat. And my very threatened well scares me worse in summer. Already, we’ve had about …
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  2. Melancholy Monday

    06/19/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    Military life is not a safe life – even if far from a war zone. Sailors asleep in the wee …
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  3. Holocaust Remembrance Day – Never Again, Or Just Till Now?

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    01/27/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. I don’t imagine that is being tweeted about from the White House.  But back in …
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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Walk of Spring

    03/20/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Though I admit, it takes the spring out of my step; today I will walk the Labyrinth.  Because yesterday, as …
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  7. Bitter As Wine From Blood (A Poem for Veterans’ Day)

    11/11/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    I’m a bit more pissed off than usual this year….. click the title to read on as I shame the …
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  8. Culture, Is It? Sexual Slavery Is OK?

    09/26/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    I can’t tell you how sickening this HAS to be to the majority of Americans serving in Afghanistan.  Mind you, …
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  9. Fly-By: Hypocrisy and Heartbreak in America

    09/20/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    I’ve not posted here in a good while.  I’m struggling more than a bit, I admit, to post at all. …
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  10. The Damn Its

    03/25/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    I still don’t feel I have anything significant to add as a blogger here.  Rather like a prominent pagan writer/priestess/blogger …
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  11. Sunday WTF Posting

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    01/18/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    Whoa. You know, suddenly I DO have penis envy? Apparently Freud was right all these years. Because I want to …
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  12. Fuck You, LTC Gade!

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    01/08/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    Well, well….here is an Army officer with a secure job in spite of losing a leg to war.  We should …
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  13. Wondering….As Others Wander, Jettisoned

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    08/25/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    My email had a casualty notice this morning.  A young man dead in Afghanistan due to a “non-combat incident”…that could …
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