Wanting to be and being are two different things…


I’m not supposed to be here, I told them. I’m not one of them. I got lost in here, and I can’t find my way home.

One of you, I mean. I mean, really, I’m not. I’m a human being….

Yeah, go ahead and laugh. This is the thanks I get for trying to be like you and….

Ah, now you want to know how I got in here. Fine. I’ll tell you….




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David Perlmutter

David Perlmutter

David Perlmutter is a freelance writer based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.