Tag Archives: Employment

The Hills

No, not those¬†Hills. I’m talking about real hills – steep hills. Long hills. Unscripted hills. Lately, hills have ruled my life. I think about them all day long, envision them while I’m lying in bed at night, and generally fret … Continue reading

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What Happened

Ok. Here’s what happened. I got mad. Real mad. My patience took a hiatus and I let it all in. Let what in, you say? The pressure of having no income, my resistance to a service job, the unavailability of … Continue reading

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Stranger in a Strange Land

(video courtesy of youtube) Ladies aaaaaaand gentleman, step right up! Come see the freak of nature! She’s a personal trainer who actually thinks she can make a living that way! She thinks you have to know what you’re doing when … Continue reading

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You’re Fired!

Well folks, I done got canned. Sacked. Terminated. I received my pink slip. They gave me the boot. I got the axe. That’s right. I will no longer be serving up Gyros or Moussaka. There are two things that bother … Continue reading

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Servitude

Readers, I realize I’ve been quiet for a little too long. The truth is, I lost¬†my sense of humor for a while there. I got sucked into the vortex of depression and anxiety that comes with the inability to find … Continue reading

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The Joys and Sorrows of Being Unemployed

For the past two weeks, getting a job has been my job. The pay is crap. I have one “professional” outfit and have been wearing it every day. Is there anything more demoralizing than job hunting? Especially when you have … Continue reading

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