Jobs stories, books, poems, and more

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Some people will go to any lengths to get the job done, but things don't always work out the way they think they might. Read More

Reads: 422

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Have you ever wondered what does wizards and witches do after they graduate from their respective schools of magic? Alan Bernzwarg wondered the same, he had graduated as a wizard years ago and hadn't been able to land a single stable job since. And he's homeless now too?I Read More

Reads: 378

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Short story inspired by the Imaginarium Flash Fiction January 2018 Picture Prompt Read More
Introducing yourself to the call center world... Read More

Tags: jobs, call-center

Just another conversation in another local's hometown bar. Today's topic is mixed. Read More

Poem / Humor

May 21, 2017

Reads: 289

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A perfect job for me! Read More

Tags: jobs, disguise

This essay is about how increasing the minimum wage will inevitably lead to an increase in unemployment. Read More

Reads: 631

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A very short fiction about the future of jobs in the world. But is it really going to remain a fiction? Read More
I am fifty-seven years old I have lived in Traverse City Michigan all my life. Every so often I will be talking to someone about their job history I listen [respectfully] as they tell me they have had five or six jobs total in their lifetime and many of these… Read More
Adventures from the 1972 flood (Agnes) that devastated eastern Pennsylvania. Read More
A brief discussion about the facts concerning banning High Capacity Magazines and Assault look alike weapons and the results of doing so. Read More
My teacher had us read the original "A Modest Proposal" and then create one of our own. Mine was short but I think it gets the point across. Read More
Two sisters relocate to a new city for fresh opportunities, after finding an outwardly "flawless" residence they learn that the house may not be so ideal, after all. Read More
Ryan tries to find a way to recreate the time he spent with Jason, but has to make sure he remembers it this time, Ethan and Jamie fight about Ethan’s New Year incident and Jacob searches for a job Read More
Spencer has had enough of the way things are in his life, he needs a change, and sometimes small steps lead to greater things. Read More
Gender equallity is now practiced due to the society. Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story is based on my life and is from my perspective as a college student and a young woman. Not all happenstances will have actually happened, and names of those I know will be changed. If you've ever had people judge you more than the accepted average or have… Read More
Just a short snippet of a potential book I may continue to write about how to become a "City Girl" written by a City Girl herself. The in's and out's of working in the UK's central financial district- the Square Mile. Written in a humorous and light-hearted style. Read More

Poem / Memoir

July 19, 2013

Reads: 337

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about growing up and life in our modern world. Read More

Reads: 642

Comments: 25

The Booksie Classic House

I don't usually write poetry, but I had this list and spent some time staring at it. This is the result. I hope you enjoy it! This has been entered in a contest for most memorable summer moment. I opted for the birth of my summer baby! Becoming a mum… Read More

Tags: love, mother, career, jobs, mum

Poem / Poetry

June 24, 2013

Reads: 471

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

bored in history, guess some info sunk in. Read More
I love to write poetry and over time I've written quite a few Lymerics so... enjoy this assortment! Read More
A YOUNG MAN DOES JOBS FOR HIS UNCLE IN 1966 FOR HIS KEEP Read More
About thinking of a good first job for you, I think any age should read this when wanting a job. Hope you like it. Read More

Tags: job, cool, jobs, choosing

Book / Humor

February 10, 2013

Reads: 978

Comments: 10

The Booksie Classic House

Cheeky Delilah Alexander Louis is your typical seventeen year old with the attitude, sassiness and the witty comebacks. She’s smart and she’s the biggest troublemaker you would ever come across. New to Kingsley Academy, Delilah miraculously manages to brew trouble on her first day…by starting a minor explosion and ending… Read More

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