Jul 022009
 

Any of you that talk to me with any regularity lately will know that my job has been a large stressor in my life for the last 2 or 3 months. As it is will all retail chains, sales are down and the preassure is up from the higher-ups (who actually spend very little time […]

Oct 242007
 

Today I helped a very interesting man. He was about 55, and very Jewish. His clothing was very wrinkled, and he had an overall disheveled look to him — right down to the yamacah that was so poorly pinned to his thinning hair. He had brow plastic-framed glasses that looked like he had been gnawing […]

Oct 222007
 

I miss the time when I had something to say. I set up this blog because I had opinions — I cared about what was happening in the world around me. The last few months have utterly drained me, however, and left me feeling empty-headed. All I do right now is get up in the […]

Oct 212007
 

I miss the time when I had something to say. I set up this blog because I had opinions — I cared about what was happening in the world around me. The last few months have utterly drained me, however, and left me feeling empty-headed. All I do right now is get up in the […]

Sep 152007
 

Today I was eating my lunch in the food court, and a girl made fun of me for being overweight to her friends. After they all giggled their 14 year-old giggles, the one who stared it all pointed at me and said, “If you’re not careful, you’ll end up with a boyfriend who looks like […]

Mar 212007
 

There are two people who I see in the mall almost every day I work. I don’t know their names, so I’ll call them Betty and Bob. It’s hard to tell if Betty and Bob have a romantic relationship, if they are friends, or if they are mother and son (Betty is at least 20 […]

Dec 072006
 

Even after all my years working in retail, I still can’t handle some of the ignorance and stupidity that customers dish out to me on a daily basis. Imagine this situation, which I have exaggerated and dramatized for added emphasis, and to better illustrate to you, the reader, to what extent this frustrates me. It […]

Dec 072006
 

Even after all my years working in retail, I still can’t handle some of the ignorance and stupidity that customers dish out to me on a daily basis. Imagine this situation, which I have exaggerated and dramatized for added emphasis, and to better illustrate to you, the reader, to what extent this frustrates me. It […]

Jun 272006
 

Today marks my 6th day of 14 hour shifts. Only 4 more to go until I get a day off. Hopefully I can get my brain in creative mode and write something. I haven’t written anything fictional in an age, and my last few entries on here have been minimal at best. On a happy […]