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Job Hunting While Slightly Depressed Blues

I hate job hunting. I think everyone does. I don’t think that anyone gets up on a Monday morning, with a handful of resumes, and thinks that it’s going to be a great experience, and that they’re going to fall … Continue reading

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Don’t Take The Money

I’m having a late night dialogue with myself among cheap sheets listening to cheap ventilation pump bad air through small rooms in a corner of the world devoid of the things that make getting out of bed a worthy pursuit. … Continue reading

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Online Dating

She says that she has a job and a car, and she doesn’t have a drinking problem or an addiction to cigarettes. So, I skip her profile and move on to the next because I have some of those, but … Continue reading

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The Struggle of The Non-Starving Artist. (When You’re in a Rut…)

I’m hitting a bit of a rut. A rut brought on by having a high paying job and a home life that’s just peachy-fucking-keen. What kind of a problem is that to have? I should probably just shut up, knuckle … Continue reading

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Out in the Wasteland (Back to the cold.)

Back in the cold wastes of Alberta. But the coffee is good, and the money is right. And everything will be good in the world eventually. Yes, as always, an eventuality of goodness. However, everything seems more certain this time … Continue reading

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Call Center Blues (Part 2)

The second half to Call Center Blues. The first part can be found by scrolling down, or by clicking here: https://bradytighe.wordpress.com/2013/01/07/call-center-blues-part-1/  I like to think the story has a happy ending.  7 It’s 4:45 on the morning of Monday. I had … Continue reading

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Call Center Blues (Part 1)

I once worked at a call center here in town. I won’t give you the name, but it rhymes with, “soul-crushing fuckfest.” I managed to craft something of a short story out of my notes and experiences there. If you … Continue reading

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