James Goldman - "Elliot"

Elliot lives in a small, conservative town where hormones are not available to him, so he has not medically transitioned in any way and is in the early stages of his journey. Tired of being harassed and bullied at school, Elliot believes he’s found a friend in the strange Janitor in the basement who gives him something that makes other people feel physical pain when they torment Elliot. After the initial rush of power, Elliot is horrified at how he’s decided to defend himself–and terrified at what he’s given away….