ILLUMINATION
Published in

ILLUMINATION

Good Boy

A 2000 word short story

Photo by Jonathan Taylor on Unsplash

Jamie wanted to play with the other boys, but couldn’t risk it. If he was naughty, they’d send him away. They might say he was so naughty nobody could look after him.

The sun shone into his eyes, making him squint. Jamie longed to leave his red plastic seat on the patio. His bottom was numb. He wanted to stamp his feet until the pins and needles eased. Usually he loved being out in…

--

--

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
Patsy Collins

Patsy Collins

Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.