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?

Tree Planting: The Hardest, but Most Rewarding Job in North America
Tree planting is hands down the most difficult job in North America, but it is also the best experience you will ever have. It will help you find yourself, develop confidence, and create life long mem...
Badger Hilla year ago
I'm a Time Traveller
“I’m a time traveller.” Well, at least that is what I told the child who asked me why I was wearing medieval clothing when I was waiting for a fellow re-enactor to pick me up for an event. The child t...
Anna Flahertya year ago
Author's Reflections – A Series of Interviews with Real Authors
After trying many different styles of writing, I decided to try something completely separate from anything I've done before. I took it upon myself to reach out to some published authors whose books I...
Sammy Tannera year ago
What It's Really Like to Be a Barista
In this day and age, coffee is everything. It is something we drink to wake us up, something we have for a mid-morning rest break, something we drink when seeing friends. Millions of people enter coff...
John Gordona year ago
5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Chef...
I started working as a chef in the United Kingdom 5 years ago and have undergone the trials and tribulations necessary in order to become the chef de partie of a large scale commercial kitchen. They s...
Rebekah Raynarda year ago
The Life of a Short, Angry, Brutally Honest Line Cook
This industry sucks. I say that with all the love in the world. But as much as it may suck; where would all of us tattooed, pissed off pyromaniacs who need a place to swear work? None of us are happy ...
A Librarian's Life, Part 3
I've changed the names of everyone in this article to protect their identities.
Reasons I Am a Writer
I am a writer. I have always been a writer in the heart. I have always loved to write. There are many reasons I do not let a day go by without writing something. Writing comes easy for me, and I almos...
Peter Ellisa year ago
My First Day in Hell #RetailTales
Like a lot of young adults, my first real job was in retail. I had a summer job a couple of years prior at my parents' workplace, but this was the first one I had applied for myself and wasn't handed ...