When she’s not here

The morning-shift lady from the cafeteria is not only still here at lunchtime, but seems to be running the show.

This is never a good sign.

Not that I don’t like the morning lady. She’s really very nice. Handles the morning admirably. But it’s a different ballgame come lunchtime, and things tend to go wrong when the lunch-shift person isn’t here to manage it.

Sure enough, our regular lunchtime staffer is out today Continue reading “When she’s not here”

flotsam, peeves, there is something wrong with me


I need to preface this post by saying that workplace violence is a serious issue. A sometimes deadly issue. An issue that is not to be made light of.

And for those of you who don’t know me, understand that I’m generally mild-mannered. Meek, even. Not prone to violent outbursts, at all.

But I’m also sitting beside The Sniffler. Continue reading “WHY???”