Unpleasant, vicious, atrocious. 👊

This week is Anti-Bullying Week. This is such an important issue that needs to have so much more coverage than a week – it’s a daily issue that affects so many lives both young and old, and hurts everyone involved. It’s unpleasant, it’s vicious, it’s atrocious.

It needs to stop, but it won’t.

For most of my life, I was quiet and small. An ‘easy target’, I guess. I was continually bullied through most of high school. From mean girls picking on me in the toilets, to my chair being kicked in class, it couldn’t get any more stereotypical.

I would just keep quiet, and not say anything. I knew that they would want retaliation, as that’s why people are bullies. To make someone hurt as much as they hurt on the inside. People aren’t born bullies, there is some reason why they have this anger inside of them that they feel they need to take out on others...

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