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When I Was Your Age…

  • Posted: March 11, 2011 by

It can be easy sometimes to forget what it was like to be a kid. We seem to think that because we made it through unscathed, that it wasn’t so bad, but sometimes we just simply forget. The pressures of being liked, having friends, being accepted, enjoying life, being a kid, and just making it […]

Sweet Child of Mind

  • Posted: January 8, 2011 by

I am always thinking. My mind never really shuts off; even in my dreams, I usually experience lucid dreaming more often than not so I can work through my thoughts at times! I ponder life often. I think about how short it is in the scheme of eternity and how so many people are content […]

Bullycide: A Whole New Year

  • Posted: January 3, 2011 by

The New Year always brings feelings of hope and second chances; we relish a new year so as to have a “new beginning”–”out with the old, in with the new”. The good thing about change is that it can be for the better. Bullycide is an issue that is becoming more and more of a […]

Bullycide: Morality and Emotions

  • Posted: February 16, 2010 by

It is sometimes easy to let our emotions drive us; the pure adrenaline that flows through us can move us in ways that no energy drink ever could. Even to run on our emotions alone can give us the strength to fight a powerhouse that we might otherwise not even think to take on. But […]

Bullycide: Help The Bully

  • Posted: January 12, 2010 by

It is easy to concentrate on the victims when we think of bullycide, more specifically the adolescent victims because it invokes a lot more emotions within us; as we all know, words can move us to do things we otherwise would not do. An eloquent speech can bring us to our feet in applause, or […]

Bullying is Discrimination

  • Posted: December 28, 2009 by

If we really think about, bullying is a strong form of discrimination. The bully picks on a certain type of person: the weak. Just as those who discriminate against a certain race, creed, or religion, the bully will not pick on his own kind. The bully will not pick on someone with a high self […]

Bullycide: Do We Care?

  • Posted: June 19, 2009 by

Do people actually care about the bullycide issue? I mean, not to say that we do not care at all, but is it a pressing issue? With everyone concerned about the economy and how the president is doing, are charity and other issues being overlooked?