Tag Archives: veterans

  1. Pre-Emptive Smears?

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    02/11/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    So, the Army Corps of Engineers decided that silly Environmental impact Statement was trumped (ha-ha/boo hiss) by a Presidential Executive …
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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Friday Five(Late*): Keep It Classy Crassy

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    10/29/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Reading the news proves I am never going to be the alcoholic my dad was! Why? Because if the following …
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  5. For All the Walks Unwalked

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    10/14/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    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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  6. When Is a Facet Not the Entire Gem?

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    07/18/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I live with veterans. I am a veteran. We are a house with a spectrum of PtSD issues.  So obviously, …
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  7. To Watch The News Is To Despair

    02/22/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I really am glad I have mostly abandoned blogging about political matters.  It looks like madness to consider the Trump …
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  8. 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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  9. Prognostications, Vacuums, and Resolute Resolutions

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    01/09/2015 by syrbal-labrys

    The New Year is often a time when folk customs suggest looking for hints into the future.  Relax, any skeptical …
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  10. 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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  11. Fear — Not All There Is TO Fear, Mr. Obama

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    12/08/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    My youngest son, blessedly home with us again, did two tours in Afghanistan.  I was in a sort of parental …
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  12. No “Thanks”, Please, Just KEEP Promises Made

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    11/11/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I don’t get out much.  Part of that is intentional.  But I do go out on errands, and often now …
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  13. “Punch*” Bowled Over

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    10/05/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    My youngest son is home and we watched this together last night. He said some of those uber-patriotic Texans he …
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