A short story from the collection Shorts

Mikey didn’t know why he was different.

He didn’t want to tell anyone about it because he was ashamed that being different to everybody else wasn’t a good thing. On the outside he projected the normal eleven year old boy he thought the people around him wanted him to be, but underneath, what he felt, and the things that he could do, it made him feel a hundred times different from the little boy everyone thought he was. Continue reading “Mikey”