4:20 P.M. Ten Minutes to Close Well the lady who was screaming at me for nearly an hour finally left, so I guess that’s a good thing. It’s weird how easily I got used to people screaming at me. You wouldn’t think it’s something anyone can get used to, but after a while the words “you’re an asshole” lose … Continue reading A Phone Call
You know, life is pretty funny sometimes. I mean, one minute you’re just stumbling along, falling from one moment into the next with hardly a thought to anything outside your existence, when suddenly you’re wrapped so deep in another person’s life you can’t remember how you got here. But, like I said, life is funny that way. Or rather, … Continue reading On Meddling in Strangers Lives
You hold my hand. A little tight, but the phantom hand feels good. You kiss my check. The quick burst of imagined pressure blows a bubble in my chest ready to explode. You pull me in close. I feel your arms around me, surrounding me, ghost hands resting on my back. You hold me when … Continue reading You
November 27, 2018 Abbey Cooper Career Industries 1126 Park St., Suite A Philadelphia, PA, 45678 To whom it may concern, Please accept this letter as my recommendation of James Rathbunn for [JOB TITLE HERE]. I have known Joe for only a few months, but in that time, I have managed to learn nothing about him. He seems to be an average … Continue reading Recommendation Letter for the Average Intern
WASHINGTON D.C. (Dec. 5)-- President Donald Trump issued a statement via Twitter last night regarding minimum wage across the states saying, “Mimimum wage? More like MAXINUM wage. It’s too high, very too high by far. If I don’t do something now the minimimum wage will distroy this country.” Upon further questioning from twitter user hollabackbitch, Trump elaborated in another tweet “It’s way too big. Look at me. I got a small loan of 1 milllion dollars and … Continue reading IS THE CURRENT MINIMUM WAGE TOO HIGH?
When you move through the world, the way you present yourself tells people a story. Everything from the clothes you wear to the way you style your hair is a means for people to decide who you are. As a woman especially, this interpretation is often involuntary and the way a woman presents herself can very quickly … Continue reading Hair is stupid and it’ll grow back, calm down
Arthur woke up that morning at exactly 6:00 to the sound of a loud, mechanical beep. He turned off the alarm and got out of bed. Glancing at the messy sheets he was reminded that he must make his bed before he does anything else. His mother told him that. Once when he was little … Continue reading Just Another Day