The name the punch clock gives as I dial in my number. As always, I am late. Choosing writing, and smoking before work. I’d rather type in my underwear at 3:34 than put my contacts in and get ready to punch in at 4. I go when I arrive. That time might be near 5. … Continue reading Accepted with warning.
On a smoke break. After the rain. Clouds parted and a bit of the sun was let through. The cars drove by letting up fine mists of spray from the still wet roads. The sound more subdued. Less traffic, less people, less noise. The calm as day gives way to night. I do love a … Continue reading Car loop in afternoon sunset
9:47 pm. Smoking a cig on a 15 min break. It's coldish, spring not yet settled in though the calendar says it's April 29. As I shiver I'm reminded of the parabol of the night watchman. When faced with the cold he was taught to imagine sitting by a warm fire. To visualize it, to … Continue reading The fire within
I'm not really sure, but I made this at the factory.
Shift of purpose. Shift of focus. Shift of life. Working the night shift at a factory. Start Monday. Packing boxes will be my jive. Four to midnight. Shifts.
I only have to say where I worked. Not details. Just job title and place. Time. Will discuss details in person. But I don’t feel to write it, so I won’t. That part is done. I’m not ready to extract the lesson from it. Still too raw. Suffice to say I worked at newspapers. Thomas … Continue reading Resume
So I’m starting getting to the point that I need a little money coming in. Sure I’ve got my savings, and thanks to my younger self and a few investments I made, I can go for a little bit longer with no discernible source of income. But that time is fast approaching. Work must begin. … Continue reading Employment, or needing a job
For me, it was the xmas editions. After that, I wasn't really there. The Tribune-Express, January 16 edition. Seeing it now, this weeks edition, has made real what I've known with certainty these past few days. I am not continuing with EAP. I don't have to open it to know it was made competently without … Continue reading The last edition
Went for a long walk through Hawkesbury the other night. Shot a few local commerce along the way. Tulmar Saftey Systems Hawkesbury Fire Hall Bentley GS Electrique Editions André Paquette.