Freelance marketer by day, inveterate doodler in all the spaces in between. Current project: A Dog Named Karma. To say hello: mynamenospaces at gee mail Thanks!

Seeking an internet interpreter to explain memes via PowerPoint to our esteemed executives. Start date? Yesterday.

A Financial Meme Trends Analyst gives a presentation explaining the Myanmar Coup Aerobics Meme about GameStop shorts
Illustration by the author

We have an immediate opening at Goldman Sachs for a qualified financial-meme translator.

In light of recent market movements caused by the highly unethical collusion of malicious dilettante traders, Goldman Sachs is now hiring a Meme Analyst to analyze financial meme trends, track Reddit market sentiments, and explain what memes…

You lose a lot of credibility when your Instagram post confuses the words of Mr. Rogers and Malcolm X

Imagine giving a PowerPoint presentation to a room full of professionals in your industry.

You’re using this event to announce your consultation business and to establish yourself as an expert in the field.

You’re nervous, so you plan the first slide to break the ice —a picture of a femur…

Musk’s caption read, “Now, this is the true spirit of entrepreneurship”

The image Musk posted to his Twitter account (Image by Author)

Joe and José had been looking forward to Thursday for weeks. Their parents had helped them build a wooden lemonade stand and they had finally perfected their recipe. They couldn’t have predicted the horrifying results of their efforts.

That day, after visiting his plant in Fremont, California, Elon Musk drove…

A Dog Named Karma Comic #7

I’m attempting to perfect the preview image, here’s a new technique.

Click for the first comic, or for the comic before this one.

Words spoken out loud appear within white bubbles. I’m including the full text of the dialog for the visually impaired.

Author notes at the end of the work.

When Frieda enters the office she shares with three other grad student T.A.s, her friend Janet cries out:

Earn karma, fond memories, and the warm fuzzies of doing a good deed — while staying 6 feet apart

A man shouts to an old lady from outside that he tried her famous recipe but it’s not right, he left it on her porch to try
When your neighbor is too proud for favors, you might have to get creative. (Image by author)

Good intentions are useless until they’re expressed in appropriate action.

— Napoleon Hill, 1937

I think about this quote a lot while I scroll through Instagram.

So many of my friends are talking about gratitude these days. …

Kiki Schirr

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