Table of Contents

Talking Heads
processed world editorial

Letters
from our readers

Work's Diminishing Connections
analysis of workplace transience by dennis hayes

A Teaching Temp Talks Back
tale of toil: 2-year college teacher, by sofia furia

From Inside The Beast, Temporarily
tale of toil: temp agency counselor, by joni hockert

Sand and Steel
fiction by g .y. jennings

All In A Day's Work
fiction by kurt nimmo

Kaiser Don't Care! SEIU Neither!
interview on kaiser hospital strike, by lucius cabins

Hot Under The Collar:
* Chips 'n' Dips more dirt on "clean rooms" by dennis hayes
* A Day Older, A Dollar Poorer! update on cannery workers' strike settlement, by primitivo morales

Poetry
by tom wayman, william talcott, tom clark, squirrel bates & joseph raffa

Thursday Morning
fiction by david ross

Small Is Not Beautiful
tale of toil: typesetting at the bay guardian, by tom wetzel

Byting Into Books
review of cultures in contention, by jeff goldthorpe
review of the whale and the reactor, by tom athanasiou