Tag Archives: work

I’m Not Finished Giving Thanks!

The house is cozy, toasty warm. Now, all we need’s a freezing storm To close the roads so we’ll be stuck At home on Monday… No such luck. Advertisements

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Contrary

I study when it’s not required; When I have to, though, I’m tired. Work is fun when it’s like play But when your play’s your work, no way (Until you’re home and off the clock, At which point work is … Continue reading

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We’re There Yet!

There are no shortcuts to Success But many to Settle for Less.

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Hypothetical Help Wanted

I need someone to walk my dog. She’s cranky if she doesn’t jog And has to hold her number two But what’s a working man to do? She isn’t real, but if she were, My boss would still say No! … Continue reading

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Best-Laid Plans

I’ll make a list Of tasks discrete And as I each of them complete I’ll check it off And loudly cry, There’s none so organized as I!

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An Observation

Every time I take a break The first day back it’s hard to fake Enthusiasm for returning While vacation sun’s still burning Pinkly where I missed a patch Behind my bicep. (Tip: Don’t scratch.)

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No Joke (Not Funny)

Vacations by their nature are especially seductive ‘Cause you’re busy being lazy while surrounded by productive People laboring to please you or at least despite your presence And as good and bad experiences go, that’s among the pleasants. Manichaeistic package … Continue reading

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