the age thing

I’m starting to see more and more job app sights ask for a ball park figure for my age. What in high holy hell? Age discrimination much? Why not just fucking ask me for my birth year outright? Naturally it’s one of those questions with the little star next to it, meaning I have to … More the age thing

spinning

Here’s an age old question. How am I supposed to apply for what is basically an entry level job in a (slightly) different industry when I have no experience and they want years of it? I’m sure said job description was written by someone who really has no fucking clue what the job actually entails, … More spinning

on being social

Sometimes I have to remember to get out there and see other people in the world. I become so obsessed with LOOKING FOR A JOB NOW NOW NOW, and get so caught up in doing nothing but job hunting on my days off that I forget there are friends and possible networking opportunities that I … More on being social

spiritual uplift

“Take these shoes Click clacking down some dead end street Take these shoes and make them fit Take this shirt Polyester white trash made in nowhere Take this shirt and make it clean, clean Take this soul Stranded in some skin and bones Take this soul and make it sing, sing” It was a good … More spiritual uplift

drink up

There can be days, weeks even when I don’t hear a peep about a job that I’ve applied for. I get that. For every job posting, I know that there will be hundreds of people applying. And there’s that computer tracking thing that weeds out most of the applications. This past week was not a … More drink up