Art and Anger - A Story Shares Original

  • Chapter 1

  • Noah

    Everyone in my class stares at me and whispers.

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  • They’re all wondering if the rumors are true.

  • Am I really as bad as they say?

  • Maybe I am.

  • Noah

    The teacher doesn’t seem to notice that all the students are pointing at me.

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  • It’s possible that she also thinks I’m a psycho.

  • All I want is for this class to end so that I can find some people who have never heard of me before.

  • Noah

    Eleven o’clock.

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  • Ten past eleven.

  • Fifteen past eleven.

  • And finally, twenty past eleven.

  • It’s time for lunch.

  • Noah

    It takes me fifteen minutes— longer than it should— to find the cafeteria.

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  • My old school had half the number of hallways.

  • I’m too distracted by all the new faces to keep track of where I’m going.

  • Noah

    When I finally arrive at the cafeteria, I realize that I’m probably the only student who enrolled halfway through the school year.

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  • That means that every group has already claimed a specific table.

  • Now I have to decide who seems least likely to reject me.

  • Noah

    I notice a group of people sitting at one of the tables.

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