Short Stories

Growing Up Gay in Small Town America

It’s 3 am and I have a pounding headache. It will take more than a drink of water and an Advil to solve the issue. Staring at the ceiling isn’t going to help anything. I’m going to have to make a move or I’ll never get to my meeting on time. I was just the same when I was in high school. Leaving it to the last minute to get anything done was something of a trademark of mine…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Shain E. Thomas

Shain E. Thomas

With an M.Sc. from the University of North Texas, I’m a freelance journalist and a social historian. #APStylebook #BBCStyleGuide http://shainethomas.com/