Ella

Ella. It was like a name from one of those fashion magazines. Ella, Ella. Ella-phant. No, not ella-phant. Just Ella. He’d seen her dancing down the street with her little sister. Walking, dancing, skipping to school every morning, thin little braids bouncing up and down on her jacket, cheeks cold and rosy from the icy…

The Love Slave

Corinne was lanky. She was lanky and blonde and had a boyfriend named Ishmael who once in a while took her out to the movies but not for very long because he had epilepsy that kicked up every time a fight scene came on. The actors would come in, swinging their fists and cursing and…

Morning Son

Schisandra ripped open the milk carton. She knew it was probably too early in the morning to be this angry but how else was she supposed to feel? Drayden hadn’t been home in weeks and now here he was, sauntering into the breakfast room as if nothing had changed, expecting breakfast on the table too, of…

How to find jobs on the Internet.

Today’s subject is work. No, let me be more specific. Today’s subject is, more accurately: Jobs. I, like many people my age (29), started college about ten years ago thinking that I would do my four years of post-high-school education, get a solid undergraduate degree and then zip off to some job somewhere and coast comfortably to…