Category Archives: Bullying

Bullying into adulthood

There are all kinds of bullies. Recently, as I was with the grandkids at the local ‘Sprayground,’ there were kids that needed to be dealt with, older ones who were very clear about wanting to lord their way over the … Continue reading

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I am trying…

I know that many people are upset about the continued efforts of people in regards to the current political state of affairs. They feel that we should respect and give a chance. That is all fine and good, but let’s … Continue reading

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On being an educational scapegoat

I do recall, many many years ago when I knew that I wanted to be a teacher, that I had fears in my head regarding dealing with the public.  In the beginning, my feelings of fear were basically that I … Continue reading

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Creative Bad Neighborliness

At this point, I have given up on trying to be a normal neighbor. I see the person living next door and I go about my daily life, without acknowledging his presence. I do say hello to his wife, but … Continue reading

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Patio time

As I am writing this on Friday Morning, I am thinking of the nice patio time we had on Thursday evening. Given that some sort of cold front came through and we have temps in the mid fifties, I guess … Continue reading

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