Weekly Photo Challenge: Distorted

I enjoyed looking through the archives to come up with this batch of weird shots for this week’s photo challenge! If you want to see what everyone else is coming up with check out the Daily Post! I had many photos that fit this week’s theme so I thought of making another post of them […]

A Trip to the Rod Library: Thinking of Places I’ve Worked

Tonight on BLASTEDGOAT we will join our post already in progress from the library I used to work at on the campus of the university I used to attend once I leave my house and drive there! ::travel music:: Well here I am at the library and someone has just dropped a book. We had […]

The Dead Winter

“What the heck? It’s the dead of winter and the sun is still shining!” -small girl outside the Waterloo Public Library I came to the library today and realized that I am in charge of my own blues. I miss college so much it has almost made me ill! I have failed to realize up […]

Past and Present

I walked up the stairs that overlook the entire contents of the first floor of the Waterloo Public Library and felt as if I were climbing them for the first time. I used to climb them with Sami after school to check out fantasy books. She looked for the newest Terry Goodkind novel and I […]

Closing Time aka Mandy’s Sanity Unravels!

Your attention please it is almost time to close, please pack the fuck up and get the fuck out! I have been sitting here 8 hours (omg) can’t believe it… my seat has fallen asleep… Anyway, I just wanted to let you all know how boring it is working in a library… during the summer […]

When Working Doesn’t Work

I’m sitting in the basement of the library and just smashed my left middle finger with a very heavy book. There is a group of irritating girls sitting around laptops surrounded by water bottles. Sometimes the monotony of college existence makes me want to shoot myself in the head. I’m pretty sure I’ll go in a […]

Sundays < Sundaes

another long day slaving at the library. i hate when people are obviously saying “lie-berry” and you just stand there with a smirk on your face thinking to yourself “god what an idiot.” i absolutely hate people who think they know how to do my job better than i can. could i move faster? perhaps. […]