I cried over the phone to my “personal banker.”

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In a previous “shortie,” I ranted about the oxymoron that is “customer service.”

Yesterday, that service, or the lack of it, reduced me to tears. I had just finished writing a very emotional piece and was drained.

I was checking my bank balance and imagine my “surprise” to see nearly $360 withdrawn from OfficeMax, over three days. Two of the charges were duplicates. All were related to a…



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Sherry McGuinn

Long-time writer and big-time dreamer. Screenwriter. Cat mama. Red lip aficionado. sherrymcguinn@gmail.com