Daisy Bateman

Inspiration Strikes (Ow)

I would really like to write a story based on this, but I feel like it may have been done. (Update: Potential title: “Baaad Boys”) (Second Update: Potential line of dialogue: “Okay, men, now get out there and get your goat!”) (Third Update: “Kids these days. . .”)

Deep Impaction

Reporting from work, where the farewell emails keep pouring in after last week’s layoffs. (By the way, did you know what the new word is? We’ve had fired, let go, laid off, made redundant, downsized and rightsized. Now, apparently, when you suddenly find yourself without employment, you’ve been “impacted.” Like a molar.) But the thing … Read more