June 26 marked the end of Pandemic Unemployment Assistance in Texas as the state’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.5 percent, seasonally adjusted, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.

As job seekers remain in a market that no longer have that safety net, Community Impact Newspaper is reaching out to gather stories from people who have struggled finding a job, have recently landed a job, or have turned down a job offer because it didn't pay enough and are continuing to search.

Use the form below to share your stories, which may be included in a future print edition. Responses can also be emailed to [email protected].