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?

Life as a Ballet Dancer
It’s always really awkward at family parties when that one aunt, who isn’t really your aunt, but you call your aunt just out of convenience, asks you what school you’ve decided on or what major you’ve...
Alicia Schmidt4 months ago
Inside the Mind of a Writer
As of now, I'm a 29-year-old writer. What do I write? How do I get there? Well, that's a good question. Sometimes, I don't know either. The only thing I do know is that I have spent years writing, eit...
Lucy Loe4 months ago
Antics of a Line Cook, Part 1
Working in restaurants has given me many colorful experiences. I love cooking and the wonderful things I get to create with my own two hands. But when I first started in that type of world, I had no c...
Emily Rochester4 months ago
7 Things I Learned as a Traveling Salesperson
A chef by trade, I was feeling frustrated and burnt out this summer. So I quit my job and took an offer from a company that does roadshows at Sam's Club. It was an exciting opportunity, and I had alwa...
Stephanie Straka4 months ago
You Model? Really?
I am a model. I have been doing it since 2012 but that is not what I tell people. I don't tell people I am a model. Why do you think that is? Is it because I don't want to be judged? Is it because I a...
Bethany Ashlyn4 months ago
Why I'll Never Work in a Restaurant Again
Before I start this, I want to put out a full disclosure. I am by no means trying to upset or insult anyone who works in the restaurant industry. I know plenty of close friends who absolutely love the...
Reyna Cannon4 months ago
I Am Not a Writer (Sorta)
I love the English language. Specifically when it is written. I have a hard time conveying my feelings and thoughts through spoken words, so I write often. However, I refuse to call myself a writer. I...
Grace Badarak4 months ago
10 Things You Need to Know Before Becoming a Makeup Artist
YouTube beauty gurus seem to have taken over all social media platforms, inspiring their millions of followers to become makeup artist themselves. But, what they don't tell you is the struggles of a t...
briana okay4 months ago
7 Things I Learned While Working in Retail
"Hey, you, let me speak to every manager!"