The Queen

via Daily Prompt: Homage A man looks in the mirror; gazes upon the lines etched in his face He reflects upon his life thus far; wonders how he came to this place This place of pure torment, a nightmare of pain and anguish It is a nightmare he wishes he could, at this moment, simply… Continue reading The Queen

A New Dawn For A Working Girl

After all of the self-doubt.  After all of the planning.  After all of the resume-writing. After all of the cold-calls. After all of the interviews. After all of the disappointments and heartaches, finally, we're here at last. Employed and on the job.  I made it. This is better than any natural solar eclipse.  I've been in the… Continue reading A New Dawn For A Working Girl

The Fool

By the way, the is a P.S. to Musings     I was only posting some goddamn photos.  Truly. Photos.  Nothing more. This wasn't Yahoo Messenger.  Not Zoosk.  Not Match.com. It was Instagram.  Instagram, for heaven's sake.  Photos.  Shit... I lost track at four, that's right, four solicitations to follow. Eh, why not? One really… Continue reading The Fool

Musings

via Daily Prompt: Solitary "You got an offer..." Oh, how overjoyed I was when I heard those words!  I had been waiting for months for this change in my life - to go from a government-dependent non-working blob to someone I could look at in the mirror and say, "I'm doing something and FEEL I… Continue reading Musings

Not Again….The “Spice Trolls” Are Back

via Daily Prompt: Spicy Once upon a time, it began with Yahoo Messenger... Then it goes to Facebook Messenger... Now, who knows?  You can get hit up by ANYONE...ANYWHERE! It starts off years ago on Yahoo and I get the Marrieds looking for "spice."  *rolls the eyes* Does "Monogamy" mean anything to you idiots?  Your… Continue reading Not Again….The “Spice Trolls” Are Back

Finding the Glimmer of Hope…In A Suit

via Daily Prompt: Shimmer During my meeting with my hiring coach - that the Department of Employment and Economic Development grants through the Vocational Rehabilitation area - we were discussing the "hang-ups" I've been having in the interview process.  I get the list of "commonly asked questions" during an interview and I'm given the assignment… Continue reading Finding the Glimmer of Hope…In A Suit