Roman Sturgis Take care of each other and make good decisions.

August 30, 2009

One year, New Employment, HVAC classes

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 4:42 pm

Since last post, I started working again at Litchfield Books, I took a week of classes at Horry Georgetown Tech for HVAC, and Laura and I celebrated our one year anniversary. (more…)

August 20, 2009

Sabato Sera

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 11:04 am

I am very excited to present this new showcase: a short story about a waitress who must make an important decision before she runs out of time.

It is written and read by Jessica Ullian, a colleague from the 2007 fiction program at Boston University.

Jessica Ullian lives in Boston. Her work has appeared in the Boston Globe, as well as Vibe, Columbia, and Bostonia magazines.

August 16, 2009

Home and Garden Section 7

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 3:35 pm

The garden party scene of Home and Garden.

Writing Fiction

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 3:29 pm

First an update. Then some thoughts on my progress as a fiction writer. (more…)

August 4, 2009

Salads and Pie

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 12:44 am

I would consider tonight my first real shift-shift. I kept up okay, didn’t screw up very badly, and even managed to earn a few compliments from the front of the house regarding the presentation of some plates. I know this isn’t a lot to brag about considering I’m making salads, but it would be a lie if I told you that I didn’t swell with pride when someone told me, “looks good, Roman.” That type of feedback is very important to me; I don’t think I’m alone in that. Don’t you all feel so much better about your job when someone tells you that you’re doing it well and recognizes your effort? (more…)

August 1, 2009

Out of the Dish Pit

Filed under: Blog — Roman @ 12:24 pm

Just got the good news that I am scheduled for five cook shifts next week and NO dishwashing shifts. Moving up in the world.

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