Tag Archives: Starbucks

I Need A Crying Room…In All The Places

There is an old movie theater in our little town called The Ritz, it’s one of those places with red carpet on the walls and black and white photos of people in top hats attending the theater. It smells like farts and sadness. They also have this amazing circa 1950’s room at the back of […]

Young Love And A Starbucks Card

When I was in elementary school there was a popular boy who had a crush on me in February. This is the perfect month to be crushing or have someone crushing on you because it can only mean one thing…PRESENTS. (Unless you are married, then it means something else.) My February crush gave me a […]

My Sorta, Kinda (Not Really) Triumphant Return

It’s been almost two years since I left my lucrative position as a part-time barista at Starbucks. Why lucrative? Well, they are one of only a handful of companies who offer full health benefits to part-time employees and if you weren’t aware, healthcare in America is fucking expensive. For almost 6 years, I worked 20-30 hours […]