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Short Story / Other

November 22, 2017

Reads: 236

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story that I basically wrote as a way of getting out some personal anxieties about my life. Some of it is autobiographical but I made a character to specifically differentiate from myself, and some details are different. Read More

Tags: the, job, bus, graduate, on

Book / Action and Adventure

November 20, 2017

Reads: 221

Comments: 47

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Note- Not For Readers under 18** After Busy Malone loses his job, he picks up another, readily dismissing the job details. He soon learns that there was more to the job than first realized, and finds himself racing against time to protect those close to him. Read More

Tags: new, job, busy, needs

Pizza Crust Kids is a funny little short story about an occupation for kids. Read More

Tags: kids, job, funny, pizza

Get to know why sleeping at work in Japan is not considered a bad thing while at work. Read More

Tags: work, job

I wrote this poem this morning from my desk. As I was trying to convince myself to work on my "To Do List" for the day, I sat there, motionless, wondering about my life choices and facing the reality of adulthood. Have you felt this way? Read More

Script / Memoir

June 27, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is short script about of how old employee motivates the younger one in single bus stop conversation for his future interview explaining him about the importance of job in human life. Read More
A modern-day man is compared by his friends with the Old Testament character, Job. Read More

Reads: 69

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Normal day at work Read More

Tags: coffee, work, job, tired

Sometimes, even if you know how it works doesn't mean you can break it or escape from it. It's always gonna be the whole system against you. And most likely, you will lose Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 02, 2017

Reads: 43

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: job, unhappy

Reads: 67

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A small blip of Charles's life - don't let this be you. Hey there! Ashley Green here ^^ I wrote this little piece between classes. :) Hope you guys enjoy! Constructive criticism is highly welcomed. Thank you. Read More
The Sweetest Words to say to your Job Recruiter: "I am sorry Sir, but ..." Read More

Reads: 69

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I felt the need to share my experience as a recent graduate and how I would describe the process of trying to jump my career Read More
a story of a man who is different Read More

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Proof that whoever said "don't shit where you eat" was right. Read More

Tags: work, job, funny, coworkers

Poem / Poetry

October 24, 2016

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: man, job, wife, 1979

Reads: 190

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

If somebody asked you to look after a box for them, and offered to pay, what would you say? Read More

Tags: stranger, job, box

The story is a mirror of how you conduct yourself during the interview. The assumption is entirely that of John, the new entrepreneur. Read More

Reads: 169

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jacob deploys to Afghanistan, much to the dismay of Kimberly, Madeline, Renee and Ryan. In Afghanistan, Jacob and Renzi settle a local dispute between village children. Meanwhile, Ethan returns to his work at Sanford-Donahue Vending, but is extremely bored by the work, and increasingly steps out for rendezvous with Anella.… Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

the main character of the story named suresh lost his job in retrenchment. the story described his struggle for getting another job. Read More

Poem / Humor

June 18, 2016

Reads: 137

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a poem based on a few true events. Read More

Reads: 233

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

George Maverick needs the right man for a tough job. Read More

Reads: 157

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just another poem I have written from the perspective of a hardening man who feels redundant in life. Read More
Have you ever wondered that what you're doing now as a job isn't the one you've always dreamed of? You took the offer just because of what people think what's best in general. Well, I think they're just General Idealistic People. Do you have something else in mind of what… Read More
Millicent hates being a princess. There are so rules that she never gets to do what she wants. Why in the world would God make her a princess? Surely there are better people for the job. In fact, life would probably be better for Millicent if she were to run… Read More

Poem / Other

May 05, 2015

Reads: 153

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My experience of moving to West Virginia in November of 2000, when both my grandfather and great-grandfater were both dying. I wanted to spend time with them, as they were both my heros and two of the most loved individuals in my life. I was in a strange city, with… Read More
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