Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

Post in progress

...in which our heroine does not take an axe, maul, or other object to her workspace and colleagues though sorely pressed to such an extreme.

Teaser tags:
Human resources
Search committees
Communication failures



( 5 comments — Leave a comment )
Nov. 19th, 2011 09:33 am (UTC)
See, if they had just hired *me* for any of the jobs I applied for at that august institution, I could help fix things. ;)

Axes and mauls are so déclassé, at least allow me to teach you some katana. Or naginata, it was known as "woman's spear." (Though, I don't know what bloody idiot thought that meant it, or its wielder was *less* dangerous...)
Nov. 20th, 2011 06:15 pm (UTC)
Perhaps if the primary target was human those would have a certain...satisfaction quotient. But I was really looking at more structural demolition, and for that a big two-handed fireman's axe for cut and tear, or the maul for pulverizing plaster really are more effective.

But, yes, the Queen of Weapons has always had a certain appeal. ;-)

Of course, Rowan was afraid I was getting out my trillium mace (which you'll have to see some time). And when I say "afraid," I mean afraid.
Nov. 19th, 2011 11:11 am (UTC)
So you don't just Love the people-admin software?
Nov. 20th, 2011 06:11 pm (UTC)
Gee, how'd you guess. :-/
Nov. 19th, 2011 12:39 pm (UTC)
Orcish Rules of Honor (from a LARP I used to play in)

1.) Don't do it.
2.) Don't get caught.
3.) Don't leave witnesses.
( 5 comments — Leave a comment )