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The Warrioress Creed

By on September 27, 2016
A Warrioress, Is honorable; Has strength, determination, and perseverance; Is magical and optimistic....
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AWARENESS HOME PREVENTION

A Thief Taught Me About Curtains

By on September 22, 2016
In the early days of my book research, in the days of our naked windows, I read an instructive book, Secrets of a Superthief, by Jack MacLean, inmate/author/self-proclaimed ‘Superthief’.
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I Love Doing Dangerous Things with Safe People

By on September 20, 2016
Joe and I walked into our local pub. From behind I heard, Suzy? Hey Suzy!..... I turned around….Woj!? It was him, a friend and teacher from my life, 40 years earlier. We picked up where we left off, in good company and stories of adventures.
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Balance & Brain Health, 3 mins/day

By on September 15, 2016
In an uncertain world, being physically and mentally balanced is a huge personal asset. When life charges at you, you need to be able to stand firmly with both feet on the ground; sometimes, just one.
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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE PREVENTION

The Limits of Police Protection & You

By on September 13, 2016
When it comes to personal safety, there’s a very dangerous assumption that you may hold near and dear. Most people do. It’s this:

“The police will protect me.”

But that's not their job.
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At Home in the Real World EXCERPTS

Excerpt: Willingness

By on September 8, 2016
Visitors to the site have asked for excerpts from my book, At Home In the Real World. I'm happy to submit the first one, from Part 3-Defense.

"The mindset necessary for defending oneself from intruders, calls upon a life-affirming agreement to self and tribe. It also calls upon physical skill, cleverness, and the appropriate use of tools".
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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE PREVENTION

Why I Wrote – At Home In the Real World

By on September 7, 2016
I’m writing a book called At Home In the Real World. It recognizes that the world around us is increasingly unsettled, and that our homes are extensions of our lives that we need to strengthen.

Why am I writing this? Because the bubble I lived in had been breached with gunfire, statistics, and reality sandwiches. I'll get to that, but suffice it to say, it left me a little afraid, deeply unsettled....and in want of solutions.
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Suzy Meyer, Author
Pittsburgh, PA

I'm a landscape architect, gardener, and of late, a certified NRA instructor. I enjoy practicing T’ai Chi, playing bocce, and walking through watersheds.. This blog is my journey full of learning curves to calm the chaos.