Tag Archives: Bullying

Stand Up to Bullying!

The Tormentors were waiting for him after school. Brad Evans, Shane Banister and Cole Smith surrounded him the moment he stepped outside.  He tried to dodge around them but they blocked his escape and Brad hip-checked Tim into the side … Continue reading

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Bullycide

In 2011, a family in Pickering, Ontario, Canada was grieving the loss of their child, a victim of “bullycide”.  If you haven’t heard of the word, it is because it is relatively new term coined in recent years that describes the act of … Continue reading

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Parenting 101- What to Do If Your Child Is Being Bullied.

I have three very unique, very different children.  I am constantly amazed by them!  Certainly there have been times  that I (and they) have questioned my sanity…or lack thereof…in trying to parent these children but for the most part I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Help Stop Bullying

It is the start of another school year and as excited as I am to be back teaching full time, I know there are young people (and some adults particularly teachers and administrators), who are cringing about starting another year that … Continue reading

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Common Ground

I have been a teacher all of my adult life.  (I know, I know, I’ve said that before), but God has allowed me to teach every age group through the years, either professionally or ministerially…from preschool to adult and so … Continue reading

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A Duct Tape Lesson

I’m back to teaching full-time at the Christian School where my kids attended, and where I have been privileged to substitute teach for many years.  I’m taking on the role of teaching Junior High Language Arts and several option courses.  … Continue reading

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A poem about Bullying by Charlene Soileau Bolton

Charlene read my post: To This Day  recently and shared with me this powerful poem she wrote.  I am hoping all my readers will share this impacting poem with everyone they know.  Thank you Charlene! A bully used to be … Continue reading

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To This Day

Today in schools in my community, thousands of students are wearing pink t-shirts that deliver an anti-bullying message.  I have long been an anti-bullying campaigner and all three of my books deal with bullying and are listed as resources on … Continue reading

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Book Launch of Love the Wounded is TODAY!

I AM LAUNCHING MY NEW BOOK  Love the Wounded, TODAY – October 30th!! Love the Wounded is the final and dramatic conclusion to her brilliant Wounded Trilogy series that has followed the lives of teenagers Jake, Leigh, Mike, Dylan and … Continue reading

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Nominated for the Canadian Best Blog Awards!

Would you take some time everyday out of your busy schedules to vote for my blogs Word Salt and Journey Thoughts?  Both have been nominated for the Canadian Best Blog Awards.  You can vote for Word Salt in the Culture … Continue reading

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