Mike’s Stories

These are my stories. They start with notes I took when I got laid off, continue into discussions about becoming an author, and move onto my experiences launching this site. I hope there are some nuggets here that help you in your journey, whatever that may turn out to be.

Mike's Stories
  • October 27, 2017 The Day I Was Laid Off

    I just don’t think you can fully emotionally prepare for this day

  • October 28, 2017 The Day After I Was Laid Off

    I can’t stop thinking about money, work, but mostly the great people I will miss.

  • October 29, 2017 Day 3 of My Lay Off Journey

    On day 3, I went golfing in November. Which was nice.

  • October 31, 2017 Mike’s Days 4 and 5

    I’m feeling the lack of friends here in Portland, because a better support network would be helpful.

  • November 2, 2017 Mike’s Day 6

    Started seriously noodling the idea of writing a novel....

  • November 16, 2017 Day, Like, 15

    A couple weeks later, I finally miss work