Identity — Who Am I? KTHT Challenge Prompt | July 6th, 2022
From Lover to Outcast and Back Again
Do identities change over time?
On the first day of school, stepping from the black VW my mother bought with the proceeds from a lottery win, a boy remarked on my school bag. “How ugly,” he scoffed. It was an omen. I didn’t fit in, and the kids never let me forget it.