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What I'm Thankful For

By Natelinjean  (booksie.com)

Happy Thanksgiving! Here is a short story in the spirit of the evening. To my mom, I'm thankful for you.

Short Story | Updated Nov 28, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Thanksgiving,Thanks,Thankful,For,You,Mother,Father,Brother,Sister,Young,Girl,Boy,Happy,Black,Friday,Late,Early,Retail,Shopping,Long

Live Your Dreams!

By Alan Fashion  (booksie.com)

Many know how wonderful it is to wake up after a pleasant dream. They are a pleasant experience that nobody questions. So why question reality and what does anyone hope to gain from doing so? The author explains how having all you want in life may already be within your grasp. Only you didn't...

Article | Updated Jun 19, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self,Help,Selfhelp,Nonfiction,Self-help,Anxiety,Stress,Management,Non-fiction,Non,Fiction,Dreams,Health,Consumerism,Consumer,Goods,Romance,Education,Learning,Skills

gabriel_woodworth

The Forgotten Dress.

By Gabriel Woodworth  (booksie.com)

I never met anyone in my entire life who wasn't in some way or another important to the universe.

Short Story | Updated May 29, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Retail,Dress,Mind,Heart,Soul.

d_s_duncan

A Retail Affair - Chapter 1

By D S Duncan  (booksie.com)

Jennifer never knew when she started her new job at one of the worlds fastest rising retail giants, that she would quickly fall for the wrong person, her hansom boss. Two young people caught in the middle of a forbidden romance, walking a fine line that could burn them both. But will they give...

Novel | Updated Jul 1, 2012 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Romance,Erotica,Affair,Retail,Forbidden,Sexy,Friends,New,Job,Manager

parisan

Folding. Serving. Charging.

By Parisan  (booksie.com)

Working in fashion retail.

Article | Updated Jan 13, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Clothing,Fashion,Retail,Shop,Gonzo,Reality,Blur,Work,Customer,Disgust,Servant,Life

this_sentence_is_false

Nonsoap

By This Sentence Is False  (booksie.com)

The nonseconds just fly by when life is this much fun.

Short Story | Updated Mar 27, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Theft,Justice,Soap,Retail,Modern,Life

writermike730

Losing Your Name

By Writermike730  (booksie.com)

Trying to capture some of the irony and humor behind being immersed in a panic attack because of a seemingly innocuous event. This is a story of interior feeling more so than any exterior action.

Short Story | Updated Jan 3, 2010 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Anxiety,Satire,Employment,Human,Resources,Personnel,Identity,Rules,Retail,Work,Place,Panic,Attack,Questions,Nervousness,Loss,Confidence,Self,Esteem,Personality

Alien Invasion

By Devon Pitlor  (booksie.com)

The long-awaited stewards of the human race arrive in a much different way than anticipated.

Short Story | Updated Nov 4, 2009 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Arachnids,Aliens,John,Palifox,Key,2012,Retail,Recession

writermike730

America! America! Or Nigerian Movies

By Writermike730  (booksie.com)

A funny story based on real events at my dreadful jobs. I hope that there is some kind of deeper meaning here too, but hey, at least my job exposes me to some characters!

Short Story | Updated Oct 21, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Cultures,America,Africa,Immigration,Retail,Work,Jobs,Movies,Nigeria,Kenya,Comedy,Irony,Humor,Ennui

writermike730

Mr. Potatohead From Laos

By Writermike730  (booksie.com)

We've all had bosses we hate, and co-workers who are just plain weird...well, here are those two things combined in a whacky look at what it's like to work a bad job.

Short Story | Updated Jun 23, 2008 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Work,Race,Boss,Humor,Funny,Comedy,Retail,Mr.,Potatohead,Laos,Co-worker,New,Job

The Commons; Stories Of A Mall Whore

By Mestelle819  (booksie.com)

This is the first book I am trying to write

Novel | Updated Apr 30, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mall,Non-ficiton,Retail,Business

writermike730

The Job Application

By Writermike730  (booksie.com)

The one part of a job application that always pisses me off is what I wrote about in this poem.

Poetry | Updated Feb 3, 2008 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Work,Jobs,Application,Retail,Reading,Writing,Poetry,Painting,Literature,Women,Sports,On,Tv.

bellavistabear

Working Retail

By Bellavistabear  (booksie.com)

When I was in College, I worked for K-mart. At that time they were THE Retail Giant....HATED IT!

Poetry | Updated Jul 28, 2007 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Retail,Working,Jobs,Customers

alethea

Ode To The Customer

By Alethea  (booksie.com)

This poem is for anyone who has ever worked in the retail or service industries like I have. It is part of a series of poems I wrote called The Retail Chronicles.

Poetry | Updated May 4, 2007 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Humor,Retail,Customers,Help

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