Short stories tagged with Job Loss

Listing 3 stories.

A young boy tries to help his parents make money by selling ice cream at his mother's work at a Snow White Laundry. An accident with one of the machines causes chaos and the narrator is forced to leave.

An ex-couple spends the afternoon together catching up in a valley they used to call their own, a month after the man loses his job. He paints, and she watches birds.

After two men get laid off from their construction jobs, they concoct a scheme to kidnap a local kid and earn ransom.