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One Hundred Words about The Outer Zone

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She didn't belong but never knew why.

She hung with them – but she was never one of them.

Sneaking in through the fire ladder up to her bedroom, and pulling it behind her, she looked at the documents on the nightstand; her GED, a job application to the Hilltop, and registration forms for the Community College.

DG pulled out the lockbox under her bed. So long, she looked to fill that hollow place in her heart, chase away the dreams and that feeling.

She flushed the pills and booze.

I'll never find home.