Category Archives: unemployment

Halloween Gratitude

It’s been five years since I posted I Got a Rock – Tales of a Job Hunting Coloradan when I was in the depths of chronic underemployment and job seeker frustration. I go back and read it every year around this time, … Continue reading

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Back to the Prairie: Job Hunting Word Nerd Heads North

March 28, 2012: For you long time word nerd followers, you will remember I first started writing my blog late last spring to chronicle several road trips to my home state of North Dakota in search of employment. Although those journeys … Continue reading

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Riding In a Car with Cat and Other Stuff: Another Job Hunting Word Nerd Adventure

Friday, March 20, 2012: If you like or even mildly enjoy moving, you are part sadist, because it truly is one of the most miserable experiences from beginning to end. I have some friends and family who lived in the same … Continue reading

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Ride Like an Egyptian: Job Traveling Tales from Memory Lane

Time to mix things up. I’m periodically going to travel down memory lane to seemingly happier times. or at least back to times when I was gainfully employed and at (what I hope wasn’t) the peak of my career. I … Continue reading

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The Rich and The Poor: Strange Bedfellows Mr. Romney

Feb. 20, 2012: Dear Republican Presidential Candidate Mr. Mitt Romney:I’m behind the game on putting in my two cents worth about your “not concerned about the very poor” comment. However, it’s President’s Day, so actually it’s just the day to do … Continue reading

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I’m a Woman of Means by No Means

Feb. 11, 2012: Wow! I can’t believe it’s been more than a month since my last post! I don’t know if any of you missed my posts, but I sorely missed writing them! Sorely turns out to be an apt … Continue reading

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Read My Lips Cuz I Can’t Talk: Ham Chick Gets Sick

Jan. 4, 2012: Happy New Year! I hope you all had an enjoyable holiday season and are off to a good start in the New Year! (Ok I had to go back and change 2011 to 2012!) My Seasonal Ham Chick career … Continue reading

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