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I Re-Entered the Workforce and It’s as Awful As Ever

Turns out I’m still not dreaming of labor.

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After a long year of joblessness, I decided it was time again for me to become employed. (It was also becoming necessary). Business leaders and politicians rejoice; another person has decided to become a part of the workforce! Unfortunately, that’s about the only positive. Am I being paid a living wage…




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Joseph Coco

Joseph Coco

Big haired #Leo who writes about existing as a Queer POC in America. Louisiana Creole. New Orleans. I’m the dramatic southern belle your parents love!

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