His Perfect World

His Mother always told him, “Son, you are special. Believe it.”

In a world that worshipped perfect bodies, he fought battles everyday.

Against social ridicule, isolation, depression.

He bowed as the curtain fell to deafening applause.

He had won.

Grammar Ghoul Press – Shapeshifting 13 Challenge #3

Word Limit: 39


Vortumnus-(Vertumno) by Giuseppe Arcimboldo