Writers’ Blokke
Published in

Writers’ Blokke

The Hunger Games Were Lame Next to Black Friday in a New Jersey Kmart.

Katniss Everdeen would never have made the cut.

Photo by davide ragusa on Unsplash

It was 5 AM on Black Friday 1995. I was fifth in line at our local Kmart. The people ahead of me had been there since Halloween. Armed with tasers, no one dared to get in front of them.

Remember, this is New Jersey, where pushing, shoving, and bitch slapping are normal…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Carole Olsen

Carole Olsen

1.93K Followers

A Top Writer in Humor on Medium. Author, freelance writer, senior citizen, outdoors enthusiast, vegetarian, loves animals, people are questionable.