I’m thirteen. And the Miller Junior High class of 1985 has, in some unspoken, telekinetic election, chosen me as the ugliest and fattest kid in school. I’m the kid who doesn’t even get a store-bought Valentine’s Day card from that really nice Christian kid who smiles all the time. One day I’m standing outside before […]
SAGE TYRTLE's stories have been featured on NPR, CBC, and PBS. She is a Moth GrandSLAM winner. When she was five she wanted to be a princess until her dad explained that princesses live in a dystopian patriarchy, so she switched to being a writer instead.