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Holiday Layoff Blues

When you get booted out the back door, consider that your ticket to pursuing whatever you damn well feel like doing. Perhaps even writing a book someday. 1,694 more words

Cranked Up

End of an Era

Dear family,

I’ve been quiet during my negotiations with the LMC (Large Multinational Corporation). But now the deed is done. I had negotiated on their behalf for the last 3 years. 530 more words

Daily Life

Free verse: RIF'd (please comment)

RIF = Reduction in Force. This refers to layoffs, downsizing, rightsizing and similar. If you’ve gone through it, or if you have had to organize it, please comment on my poem. 93 more words

Original Writing

CRAYOLA layoff

My first layoff was less than a day; I was phoned at home and asked to work at Forks for a week. 378, 22, 33, Stockertown, all to get to Forks. 411 more words



Things I need today:

1.) The case and/or trial for the asshats, who invaded the family of my best friend’s home and tied them up at gunpoint, to go at quickly and with as little hassle for those I care about. 352 more words


Double Fine Suffers From Layoffs

Double Fine, a well known developer for many games including the classic Grim Fandango, has reportedly suffered layoffs this week. The studio lost 12 employees due to the cancellation of an unknown project. 67 more words


When the World Turns Upside Down

On Monday I found out I lost my job.  I actually had a sneaking suspicion on Friday due to an email I got, so I spent the weekend, including my birthday, staring at the wall and holding my kids.   350 more words