Category Archives: Work

I Just Work Here

(Before you ask: yes, I changed my banner. I quite like this one, for obvious reasons.) I’m sure you’ve heard the saying: Some days it doesn’t pay to chew through the straps. Yeah, I’m having one of those kinds of … Continue reading

Posted in Work | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Another Turning Point

One of my managers said a while back that she didn’t know much about me. According to her, I haven’t been very open, so no one really knows the true “me”. After today, I can honestly say that this won’t … Continue reading

Posted in Work | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Another Day in Paradise

This might end up being the brightest part of my day and that’s saying something. Today, I was supposed to be sleeping in a little, getting up later, and maybe having some time on Alexa before heading out. You know, … Continue reading

Posted in And Now For Something Completely Different, Work | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Zero/Gravity

Saturday night, Prime and I had to hit my old Wal-Mart; there were a few things we needed to get. As always, we hit the self check outs once we were done and I happened to recognize the cashier running … Continue reading

Posted in Bitter Truths, Grief, Walmart, Work | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Minor Work Update

My schedule has been updated; it isn’t terrible and I do get 35 hours next week. Monday will be the hardest, as I have four hours–in the afternoon/evening, of all times–in the Food Court. Tuesday and Wednesday are three hours … Continue reading

Posted in Work | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Open Mouth, Insert Foot

Yesterday, as I waited to clock in and head up, I spotted one of the managers. She greeted me, then asked what should be known as a rather loaded question: “Would you like some more hours next week?” Our hours … Continue reading

Posted in And Now For Something Completely Different, Work | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Prime told me there’d be days like this.”

That was me today. Not even kidding. It seems that one of our people didn’t come in; I’m thinking he may have requested today off and gotten it but none of us were told. It was Wiesia who opened and … Continue reading

Posted in And Now For Something Completely Different, Life in General, Work | Tagged , , | Leave a comment