Quotes of the Week
Be brave, Be kind. Be bold. Be helpful. Be love.
My name is Amy. I am a wife, mother, and teacher. I am just a regular person. I have been a victim of bullying. My 12-year old daughter has also been a victim of bullying. I once posted an article regarding a bullying issue and the responses that came into my facebook feed inspired me to finallly push the "finish" button on this blog. I have had the idea for over two years and I doubted myself -- but here it goes. We will share personal stories here as well as empower, offer advice, inspire, and try to pave a way to a brighter future for anyone. Yes, bullying causes pain, BIG pain. This pain is not always overt in the daily life of the victim or the bully. Yes, I did write bully. The bully makes bullying possible and we need to help. Bullies need love and attention, too! I know right? They do. Gossiping, back-stabbing, screaming at others, whispering, and even passive-agressive behaviors can be muted forms of bullying. Share this blog when someone is in need: anyone, a bully or a victim.
We have to do something.
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Master of Arts in Teaching
Grab a plate. Throw it on the floor.
Did it break?
Now, say sorry to it.
Did it go back to how it was before?
Do you understand?
Bullying is repeated, aggressive behavior intended to hurt another person, physically or mentally, and with the purpose of gaining power over the person being targeted.
If you see someone being bullied, make it stop.
Why is that so hard for us to do?