"Tommy”---what a remarkable journey you took us on. When I think about it as a connoisseur of the arts, I am in inspired by your storytelling ability. I have always felt that to be able to tell a full story in a short story format requires such exceptional skill. Here, in less than 20 minutes, I got to know Tommy, feel what Tommy was experiencing, and even felt empathy for his parents in spite of their malfeasance. Remarkable…..