What It's Like To Be

What It's Like To Be

From postal worker to film producer, what is it like to do what you do?

D.C. Perry13 hours ago
A Good Pen
The mental image is one we all know well: a writer, sitting in a study, surrounded by mounds of books and hastily scrawled upon pages tacked onto the walls, with perhaps a cat, coffee, or even an over...
Chris Abrigana2 days ago
6 Things You Will Want to Know About Local Government Trainee Solicitors
Trainee solicitors in local government are somewhat unicorns in the legal world. One will find themselves asking if they do really exist and if they indeed do, how do they look like or what do they do...
Rebecca Rose4 days ago
A Starving Artist
When you hear the phrase "starving artist" what is your first thought? For most people, they think of someone who sacrifices their well-being to prioritize their art. Either from lack of business or b...
Mr Boomba4 days ago
Mechanic
The truck rolled forward, inside the desolate garage. Another job to be done, another long and hard day to get through. I walk to the side of it and slide under it on the creeper, the wheels creating ...
Lauren Harsh8 days ago
5 Quirks of a Bilingual Work Environment
When I started working as a temporary visa clerk at a French consulate, I thought I had a general idea of what working a job that would require me to speak French on a daily basis would be like. It co...
Mental Health, Trauma, and Me
Having thought about doing this for so many years... I've finally started! I thought I would start this page off with introducing myself, letting you have a glimpse into my world and sharing my hopes ...
The Perspective of a Digital Writer
As a writer who has only even written for the internet, I can say that it's not that hard. I mean, of course, the writing itself is hard, especially if you're putting in your utmost effort, but that's...
Call Centers, or How I Learned to Stop Caring and Love Pay Cuts
When I was 18 years old, I was getting quite tired of working at a grocery store. On and off for several years, I juggled different positions such as cashier or being a cart pusher, and when this prov...
Myles Bowman14 days ago
What Being a Professional Cook Is Really Like
Growing up I have always found an interest in cooking. I grew up watching my grandparents cooking or baking various things for the family which led my interest to pursue a career in culinary arts at f...