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Gonna Make You Sweat

OMG! This is the front and back of my t-shirt worn last night. Can you see the dried sweat stains? This is one of my complaints about the store. The air-conditioner is running, but the front door stays open during … Continue reading

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Too Many Choices

A friend of mine notified me of a part time office job. I said I would think about it. Took me two days to realize that I would be better off with a part time office job because it is … Continue reading

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It Ain’t Easy Being Me

This is how I feel after my first full day of work at Michaels – completely deflated. As I write this post my heels are still sore, but at least I am upright. I was scheduled to call tomorrow, Wendesday, … Continue reading

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I Got Hired!

This morning I went over to Chrysalis for orientation. I just made it, but because I was in such a rush, I put $2.00 in the parking meter, only to discover that it wasn’t necessary. My next stop was Common … Continue reading

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Wish Me Luck

This weekend I stayed at home and watched movies and worked on Natural Pride, which I only need to add the finishing fringe to before I mark it complete. Tomorrow I am going to orientation at Chrysalis, an employment agency … Continue reading

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Spiritual Enlightenment Leads to Inaction

Having been spiritually enlightened by an animated feature, I am letting to of the job thing and taking a few days off. I have been calling Michael’s everyday, as instructed by the store manager, with home I have a great … Continue reading

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Fingers Crossed

Yesterday I received a call from Michael’s. The store manager wanted me to come in for an interview. He wants to hire me, but needs to conduct a background check first. Ugh! I told him about my criminal record by … Continue reading

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Walking On Sunshine

I can’t believe the interview lasted only ten minutes. However, I feel good about it; relieved that I didn’t have to discuss my criminal history. The client will notify the agency by the end of the day or tomorrow. Happy … Continue reading

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Emotional Roller Coaster

Wow! What an emotional roller coaster life has been this week. The reality of my life choices and the current economic times hit me when I went to the bank and realized I only had enough in my savings for … Continue reading

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Starschmuks!

I just got the call; I WAS NOT hired. The store manager unfortunately informed me that the district manager would not allow him to hire me. He did suggest applying at other Starbucks in different districts, where my luck might … Continue reading

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