Category Archives: bullying

#FridayFictioneers #FlashFiction: Climbing

I’ve been “away” for the last few weeks and have all kinds of excuses that I won’t bore you with. The important thing is, I’m glad to be back with Madison Woods and the rest of the Fictioneers. I’ve missed … Continue reading

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Stop the Bullying

This morning I learned that tomorrow, March 10, 2011, President and Mrs. Obama will be hosting a White House Conference on Bullying Prevention. I’ve wondered if incidences of bullying are occuring more frequently, or if it is simply because they are being … Continue reading

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I recently finished reading Jodi Picoult’s book Nineteen Minutes. It is the tragic story of a high school shooting which was carried out by Peter Houghton, a boy who was bullied from kindergarten through high school. As with many of … Continue reading

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