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Normally I think these "alternative small talk" questions are so weird and inappropriate. No, I do not want a stranger asking me what my greatest joy is, thank you very much!
However, this one got me all excited: without using the title of your job, tell me what you do.
Without using the title of your job, tell me what you do.— Tinker Elle (@elle91) February 5, 2019
Tinker Elle did it on Twitter, and here are some of the wonderful responses:
"I make dead people look beautiful & feared." -@DoththeDoth
"Try to not let people leave without taking home at least one cat." -@BrianinHD
"I know why you died." -@drjudymelinek
"I help turn wind into electricity so that we can all charge our phones and stare into the Twitter abyss while melting fewer ice caps." -@annemcmurray
So how would you describe your job? I can think of a few versions, but this is my current favourite:
I let theatre artists make theatre for a little while.
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