IsolationShoots October 1, 2019
1st October 2019
Seeking Submissions from: Los Angeles
A short story about a young man named, Matt, dealing with depression. He arrives home after a bad meeting with his absentee father. Matt stays in his room and thinks back to past relationships. Matt decides that everyone leaves him and contemplates suicide. He grabs a knife and starts to cut into his skin. An imaginary figure of Matt appears and the two have a conversation about Matt’s feeling of loneliness. The imaginary version convinces Matt to give life one more chance by reaching out to everyone he knows. Matt success and decides to leave his room ready to accept help.