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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 […]

Stigma Revisited [Reader Submitted]

  • Posted: October 3, 2010 by

*The only edits to the following are for formatting purposes. No words or sentences are removed. This is a user-submitted story. It’s a shame that we still live in a society that is always looking for new innovations, but cannot seem to innovate their thought process. Stigma Revisited, October 9, 2008 The prim office worker […]

Bullycide: ABC Special

  • Posted: November 1, 2009 by

Big Bully

  • Posted: May 27, 2009 by

I was getting breakfast last week when I overheard a conversation between two men in line. It may have been that I was standing a little too close or that I was trying a little too hard, but I think in reality the initiator of the conversation wanted me to hear him. He wanted anyone […]

Words Will Never Hurt Me

  • Posted: April 22, 2009 by

But the meaning behind those words can be like daggers. There are some types of people that can withstand the blows because they do not really care about everyone’s opinion of them. Or they just do not let it process in their minds. For whatever reason, Joe Schmoe’s comments do not phase everyone equally.

Bullycide: My Heart Goes Out

  • Posted: March 19, 2009 by

My heart bleeds for these people who think that their only resort is to take their own life. Why guys? Why do you think that death is better than life? I’ve been there so I cannot really say that I do not relate, but I made it through that time. I was at the lowest […]

How Do We Stop Bullycide?

  • Posted: March 14, 2009 by

Life is complex. We know and accept this fact early on usually. Some find the concept itself too complex to grasp. I myself hate that there is so much gray when it takes black and white to make gray. If we want to stop bullycide, we have to look at the different angles, the different […]