As a Sixteen-Year-Old, I Carried a Knife With Me to School Every Day

Would I have used it? Yes! But I wasn’t always like that. I wasn’t always so angry.

Josh Bassett
Human Parts
Published in
4 min readFeb 26, 2024

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Photo by Zoran Borojevic on Unsplash

TW: murder, blood, violence

In my early teens, I was what my friends at the time referred to as a “nerd.” I would tie a bedsheet around my neck like a cape, and jump…

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Josh Bassett
Human Parts

Editor for The ShortForm | Studied Data Analyst who writes about everything except from data analysis