Group Counselling, Day 3, Part I [Short Story – The Early Birds]

Part 3 of Group Counselling Day 2, Part 2 (Short Story) But this part can be read separately. 10:34 am, Saturday Morning, Counselling Building’s Lobby “…Yeah, I was diagnosed with clinical depression but I refused to take my medications.” “Really. Why?” “I’ve seen what those strong anti-depressants do to people. I rather be dead on my…

Group Counselling Day 2, Part 2 (Short Story)

Part 2 of Group Counselling Day 2, Part 1 (Short Story) This part can be read by seperately. “And the teams are: Daren, Feng & Elisa Megan, Rosie, & Rylan Malik, Apex, & Marla Jaxon, Adelaide, & Cora.” Cora had a smirk on her bronze face. It was fixed, vengeful, and shamelessly, aimed at Jaxon. 

Group Counselling Day 2, Part 1 (Short Story)

The Continuation of Group Counselling Day 1 (Short Story)  Another Saturday morning came by, Cora was infront of the sandpaper Group Counselling Building, with her dark skin shining in the sunlight, her tangled hair packed in a petite ponytail, her bleached blue jumpsuit swishing in the wind, her leather messenger bag secured across her chest, and…

Group Counselling Day 1 (Short Story)

So there I was, seated in the center of a taboo. All of us, forced to reveal what made us  special—or freaks some might say.  My support group’s new instructor, Ms. Machett, liked to treat our knacks (rather our ticks) as though they were superpowers. She would smile at our defects and urge us to…